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For the Children: Children's Newsreel

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Colchester Castle, now used as a museum.

5.30 Roman City
Colchester is 1.900 years old this year. Jill Allgood and Tony Burton tell you about the day they spent there, and the curators of the Colchester Castle Museum bring to the studio some Roman toys and jewellery.

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Presenter/script (Roman City): Jill Allgood
Presenter (Roman City): Tony Burton
Producer (Roman City): Pamela Brown

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For the Children: Children's Newsreel

BBC Television, 9 August 1950 17.15






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