Pathe film of Isle of Man's 19th governor being sworn in

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As the Isle of Man's new governor, Adam Wood, settles into his first month in office, the BBC has been taking a look back at archive footage of past governors.

Until the 1960s the lieutenant governor yielded a lot of political and judicial power in the island. Today the role is essentially a ceremonial one, with the governor acting as the queen's representative in the island.

Sir Ambrose Dundas, the 19th governor, is pictured in this footage of his swearing-in ceremony at Castle Rushen in 1952.

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