To mark the 60th anniversary of the death of King George VI, we've created a gallery featuring stills from a selection of original British Pathe newsreels. Celebrating our last King by seeing the films you would have seen had you been there [or maybe you were?]. Please login to leave comments below.
A small crowd gathers outside the gates of Sandringham Palace where the King passed away in his sleep.
His father, King George V, died in the same building in 1936 when a large crowd gathered outside after dark to pay their respects, as seen in this British Pathe newsreel: