CROWN OF THE CITY

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The Mayor (Mr. Appleton) and Bishop Holland discuss the plans for Wellington’s new Cathedral in Molesworth. Shows the city centre, trams and street scenes.
0 ft. 'Crown of the City'.
11 ft. Panorama of Wellington Harbour.
25 ft. View looking towards Carillon, Museum.
34 ft. Street scene, cars, trucks.
44 ft. M.L.C. Building, Lambton Quay, tilt shot up to top of building.
54 ft. Pedestrians, trams, Royal Oak Hotel corner.
70 ft. NZ Insurance building.
74 ft. Houses, flats (McLean flats, the Terrace), Builders working, Parliament, Molesworth St, Old St Pauls.
184 ft. Model of Cathedral.
212 ft. Mayor & Bishop Holland.
250 ft. Bishop.
313 ft. Mayor talking about chapel of remembrance.
349 ft. Troop ship returns, scenes of disembarking.
371 ft. Model of Cathedral
414 ft. End title.

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Year 1946

Reference number F9293

Collection Film and Video Collection

Media type Moving Image

Place of Production NEW ZEALAND/AOTEAROA

Duration 0:04:40