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  • Short Summary

    Prince Edward, Prince of Wales, arrives back in Southampton after a ten week holiday.

  • Description

    Item title reads - "I'm glad to be home". Prince of Wales arrives on White Star liner "Olympic" after his ten weeks holiday. Southampton, Hampshire.

    M/S of the liner, the camera pans across it as a boat speeds away. M/S of Prince Edward, Prince of Wales shaking hands with the captain on deck and chatting. L/S as they walk away. M/S as he emerges from the door, there is a sign saying 'stoop, mind your head' hanging from it. He walks down the ramp followed by other men.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    374.22
    Media URN:
    24881
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    16/02/1925
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:53:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:59:47:00 / 02:00:40:00
    Canister:
    G 1164

Comments (1)

  1. says

    This appears to be Captain Howarth. The POW started his journey on 25th October 1924. Howarth was replaced by Captain Marshall in February of 1925.

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