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Visit of the inst. Naval Architects

An English company of marine engineers (Naval Architects?), accompanied by their wives and lead by Sir Archibald Dewy, pay a visit to Vlissingen.


Several shots of the arrival of the ship, pan along the upper and lower deck with waiting passengers that leave the ship via a gangplank. Street shot with the Naval Architects delegation and several shots of teh hotel with passing busses. Several shots of the visit of the company to: - town hall a.o. posing near the steps; fishermen neighbourhood where a.o. the laundry hangs across the streets; - boulevard and harbour; - village centre of neighbouring village with houses and church behind dunes. Several shots of adults and children in traditional attire. 04:17 Several shots Zeeland womens choir lead by a conductor and applauding audience. 5:25 and from 13:35 Sir Archibald Dewy(?). 08:04 Several sailing shots of the harbour of Vlissingen 12:07 Several driving shots of Vlissingen and surrounding area taken from a tram(?) or train(?).

Nederlands Instituut voor Beeld en Geluid (beheerder)
Publication date:
10 June 1923


Original format:
Nederlands Instituut voor Beeld en Geluid