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  • Short Summary

    Lord Beaverbrook at home, Cherkley Court, Leatherhead.

  • Description

    Unissued / unused material.

    Lord Beaverbrook at home, Cherkley Court, near Leatherhead, Surrey.

    Various shots of Beaverbrook in garden, we see him sitting on bench, writing on paper and patting dog. CU telephone. Various shots of another man in garden (could be author Mr. A. Chesterton) shots of garden. Various shots Beaverbrook on lawn, talking to gardener, walking. Various shots Beaverbrook in study; on Dictaphone, on phone, writing at desk. Various shots of Beaverbrook in living room, at mantelpiece, looking at photograph of grandchild, on stairs with dog, with portrait of son Max Aitken and with author Mr. A. Chesterton. The Beaverbrook lounge-family cradle in living room. Oil painting of Lord Beaverbrook's wife.

    Amenment September 2011:

    A user has written in to say that the man in the garden is definately the author A.K. Chesterton.

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    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Unissued unused
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1950 - 1959
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:31:59:00 / 01:41:33:00
    UN 2568 A

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