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    NIGERIA - THE QUEEN SEES WAR CANOES



    APAPA (LAGOS.NIGERIA) "THE INAUGURATION OF THE WHARF..."1996 during the "ROY AL TOUR OF NIGERIA" But cn cuts 11-13.

    MEDALS & AWARDS. The Queen Eliz. 11 presented Dr Samuel Manuwa w knighthood & in stalled Brig. Edward GIBBONS as Companion of the Order of St. Michael & St. George....in Lagos during the "Royal TOUR OF NIGERIA 1956"Batch cuts 11-13.11570 1 sound Print 115 71)

    CANOES Tribal ....gaily decorated on the occasion of the Queen & the Duke of Ed. Royal Tour of Nigeria at PORT HARCOURT ..1956.

    CARS. seen in LAND ROVER ON LAGOS RACE COURSE the Queen & the Duke of Ed. 1956 during their TOUR OF NIGERIA...Batch cuts 11-13 115701 sound Print 11571)

    CHILDREN. Thousands of school....gather on Lagos Race Course & cheer as the "QUEEN & THE DUKE OF ED. TOURED THEIR RANKS IN LAND ROVER" 1936...traditional dances.

    DANCING. "TRADITIONAL.. by children on the LAGOS RACE COURSE NIGER (On stilts a special feature)... Batch 11-13. Tin 115 70 1 sound Print tin 115 70 1 sound Print Tin 11571

    DOCKS. WHARF. "APAPA ... INAUGURATED BY QUEEN ELIZ. 11.1956" during the ROYAL TOUR OF NIGERIA.

    EDINBURGH. THE DUKE OF. "THE ROYAL TOUR OF NIGERIA"....1956..w the Queen at "PORT HARCOURT"...they witness Carnival floating pageant of history of gaily decorated canoes...by tribes who dwell on the Bonny River..the Royal Couple visit a LEPER SETTLEMENT ON THE OJI RIVER...the following day the Royal Couple return to Lagos & the INAUGURATION OF THE APAPA WHARF..the Queen greeted w flowers...in the p.m. masses of schoolchildren gather on the Race Course (Lagos the Queen & the Duke drive round in Land Rover..then witness traditional dancing (Stilts)...that evening the Queen held "AN INVESTITURE" Knighted Dr Samuel Manuwa & installed Brig. Edward GIBBONS as Comp. of the St.Michael & St. George.

    QUEEN ELIZABETH 11. "THE ROYAL TOUR CONTINUES IN NIGERIA 1956" (Batch No. Cuts 11-13. Tin No. 11570. 1. Sound Print 11571.) At PORT HARCOURT. River Tribes stage a floating Pageant of Canoos...c.u. of wirtch doctor...the Royal Couple move to "THE LEPER SETTLEMENT ON THE OJI RIVER" ...then back to Lagos...& the INAUGURATION OF THE APAPA WHARF...the Queen is greeted w flowers...in the p.m.masses of school children gatner on the Race course (Lagos) the Queen & the Duke of Ed. toured their ranks in a Land rover....the traditional dances...in the evening ...held AN INVESTITURE Knighting Dr. Samuel Manuwa & installed Brig. Edward GIBBONS w as a Comp. of the St. Michael & St. George .

    FLOWERS. Queen Eliz..11. Received & greeted w...at the INAUGURATION OF A. P. P. WHARF 195 6./..Batch cuts 11570.1 sound print 11671

    GIBBONS BRIG. EDWARD... Awarded the Companion of the Orde of St Michael & St Geoge by the Queen Eliz.11 during the Royal Tour of Nigeria 1956 ...Batch cuts 11-13 11570 1 sound Print 11571)

    PORT HARCOURT. (EASTERN REGION NIGERIA) "THE QUEEN & THE DUKE OF ED. TOUR NIGERIA" 1956...

    PORT HARCOURT. (EASTERN REGION NIGERIA) The River warriors stage a floating pageant of history

    PORT HARCOURT. (EASTERN REGION NIGERIA) In carnival mood the tribes who live along the BONNY RIVER greet the Royal guests in gaily decorated canoes... the canoes are paddled by in review...w witch doctors...

    INVESTITURE... During the 1956 Tour of Nigeria the Queen Knighted Dr Samuel Manuwan & installed brig. EDWARD GIBBONS AS Companion of the Order of St. Michael & St George in Lagos

    LAGOS (NIGERIA.) "THE RETURN TO ...OF THE QUEEN ELIZ.II. & THE DUKE OF ED." fm the Leper settlement on the OJI River...1956...when "THE APAPA WHARF WAS INAUGURATED BY THE QUEEN"...& who was greeted w flowers...in the p.m. thousands of school-children gathered on the Race Courses...when the Royal Couple toured their ranks in a Land Rover...the traditional dances (Stilt a special effect)...in the evening the Queen held an INVESTITURE & Knighted Dr Samuel Manuwa...& installed Brig. Edward GIBBONS as Companion of the Order of St Michael & St. George....(Batch 11570.1 Sound Print 11571L 11571)

    LEPERS AND LEPER COLONIES "THE QUEEN & THE DUKE OF ED. VISIT..." during their TOUR OF NIGERIA.....on "THE OJI RIVER"...1956

    MANUWA Dr.Samuel...(Nigeria) "THE QUEEN ELIZ.II. KNIGHTED ....in Lagos during the "ROYAL TOUR OF NIGERIA 1956" Batch cuts 11-13 Tin 115701 sound Print Tin 11571)

    NIGERIA. "QUEEN ELIZ. II. & THE DUKE OF ED. TOUR..." 1956 (BATCH CUTS 11-13. TIN No.11570.1 Sound Print Tin 11571) At "PORT HARCOURT" the Royal Couple witness floating pageant of History...tribal War Canoes in a Carnival spirit...on to the LEPER SETTLEMENT ON THE OJI RIVER...then back to LAGOS & the INAUGURATION OF APAPA WHARF....the Queen receives flowers on the Race Course (Lagos) in Land Rover...mass of children....display of dancing (on stilts) in the p.m. the Queen INVESTITURE Knighted Dr. Samuel Manuwa....also installed Companions of Order Of St George & St Michael was Brig.Edward Gibbons.

    RIVERS. Tribes living along the "BONNY RIVER" stage - floating Pageant of History in Honour of the Queen Eliz. II & the Duke of Ed. during their "TOUR OF NIGERIA" 1956 & when the Royal Couple visited "A LEPER SETTLEMENT ON THE OJI R'

    WEST AFRICA. "QUEEN ELIZABETH.11. & THE DUKE OF ED. TOUR ...." 1956 (BATCH. CUTS. 11-13. Tin No. 11570. A Sound. Print Tin 11571) At PORT HARCOURT...witness the staging of a floating pageant of History the Tribes living a long the BONNY RIV are in Carnival Spirit in CANOES GAILY DECORATED etc...witch doctors....The Royal Couple move on to the LEPER SETTLEMENT on the OJI RIVER ....the next day back to LAGOS & the INAUGURATION OF THE APAPA WHARF in the p.m. schoolchildren gathered on the Race Course in Lagos... where their Majesties toured round in a Land Rover car.. then a display of traditional dances...(on stilts) in the evening the queen held "AN INVESTITURE" & Knighted Dr Samuel Manuwa...& installed Brig. Edward Gibbons w the Companion of St Michael & St. George.

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    Film ID:
    VLVACHFKC2QNE9PF7W4PXIUGF0CAM
    Media URN:
    VLVACHFKC2QNE9PF7W4PXIUGF0CAM
    Group:
    Reuters - Gaumont British Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    16/02/1956
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    MXF
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:03:34:00
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    Canister:
    N/A

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