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  • Short Summary

    Queen Mary arrives in Norwich to lay foundation stone for new church at Mile Cross, Norfolk.

  • Description

    Item title reads - The Queen at Norwich lays foundation stone of new church at Mile Cross.

    Norwich, Norfolk.

    M/S as Queen Mary emerges from her car and is met by Dr. Pollock, Bishop of Norwich, R. J. Colman, His Majesty's Lieutenant for Norfolk, and the Lord Mayor along with other officials. She walks up a path, children watch from behind cordons. M/S as she walks down the path afterwards. M/S as the car drives away.

    M/S as she gets out of her car in another outfit and shakes hands with various officials, she talks to them while boys watch from the side. M/S of royal carriages, people run along. L/S of a procession riding through streets, M/S pan up to castle on hillside. L/S of Prince Edward (Prince of Wales, Edward VIII, Duke of Windsor) shaking hands with officials. M/S of the Prince alongside Queen Mary's carriage, they chat and her son bows to her before her carriage drives away. M/S static shot of the castle with children sat on the wall.

    Note: the soundtrack to this item is missing, the latter part of the story does not seem to relate to the title, it is as yet unidentified, to be updated - EB 2001.

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    Pathe newsreels
    British Pathé
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    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:58:39:00 / 02:00:48:00

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