• Short Summary

    HRH The Prince of Wales visits the Newport Transporter Bridge and is installed as Chancellor of University of Wales. (NB: No pictures of bridge seen)

  • Description

    WALES: Newport:
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    SV two policemen stand on guard outside barred off entrance.
    SV Prince of Wales (in naval uniform) inspecting naval guard of honour, he passes in front of line of sailors and shakes hands with the officer in charge.
    SV Prince of Wales passes in front of entrance guarded by policemen.
    SV richly robed man (Prince of Wales?) wearing naval uniform under robe standing at foot of steps, small boy holding his train. (Head not in picture).
    LS procession of cars down street, crowd lining pavement.
    SV procession of University dignitaries in caps and gown along street. Prince of Wales at rear.
    LS Prince on platform area, performing ceremony
    SV procession dignitaries wearing cap and gowns through crowd. Prince in naval uniform in procession.
    LS Prince standing by door, heads of crowds in foreground. Prince walks forward and inserts Key opening the door.

    LS Prince and University dignitaries enter building
    Procession of University dignitaries, including Prince of Wales, towards and into building
    Man leading a three cheers shout
    Background: HRH The Prince of Wales visits the Newport Transporter Bridge and is installed as Chancellor of University of Wales. (NB: No pictures of bridge seen)

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVAER0A461GL544JMHC0DE25NO99
    Media URN:
    VLVAER0A461GL544JMHC0DE25NO99
    Group:
    Reuters - Gaumont Graphic Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    20/06/1921
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:36:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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