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'Olympic torch reaches Dover...', 1948

'Olympic torch reaches Dover...', 1948
4 0 c m
actual image size: 24cm x 32cm


The Olympic torch was landed by the destroyer Bicester at Prince of Wales Dock on its way to Wembley. Picture shows Chief Petty Officer Herbert Barnes lighting the torch aboard the destroyer. F, Greaves

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