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    Middlesborough, England: GV River Tees and Middlesborough in the mist. LV Old street. GV New estate. SV New house occupied by Wilf Mannion, Middlesborough football. CU Town plaque. GTV Pan Banquet in Town Hall., civic lunch attended by Regiment representatives. CU Officer. SV Head table with person speaking. SV Soldier in Crimea was uniform. CU Ditto. CU Mayor, Alderman L. Taylor, J.P. SCU Pan Middlesborough's three V.C.'s, L to R:- Stanley Hollas, (last war in France) Jim Smith (1914-18 war in France) Tom Dresser (1914-18 war in France) LV Presentation of picture of Queen Alexandra to the Green Howards, received by Major General A.E. Robinson, C.B., D.S.O. CU Picture. SCU Major taking picture from Lord Lt. of North Riding, Colonel Sir William Worsley, Bart. Travel V Green Howards walking thru streets of Middlesborough. Closer V Ditto. Travel V Colours. LV Crowd outside Town Hall. GV Commanding officer leading Green Howards past saluting base. CU Lord Mayor raising hat. SV Troops with fixed bayonets marching past saluting base. Pan V Colours. STV Crowd. SV Armoured car moving past saluting base. GV Mechanised transport rolling gun past saluting base.



    GOOD SCENES: GTV Misty scene of Middlesborough showing River Tees. GTV Ditto. GTV Showing houses etc., Another V Pan Ditto. LV Street in Middlesborough. Nearer V Ditto. SV House in which Wilf Mannion lives. SV Ditto.



    Military - Ceremonial; Ceremonies - Local Government; Celebrations - Anniversaries (Impersonal), Great Britain




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    Film ID:
    VLVABIFPG25EYWPY0OPPKERDX2QV9
    Media URN:
    VLVABIFPG25EYWPY0OPPKERDX2QV9
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    24/01/1953
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    MXF
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:01:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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