Coronation Stone Mystery 1951

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    Full title reads: "Westminster - Coronation Stone Mystery".

    Westminster Abbey, London and Kingston, Surrey.

    GV Westminster Abbey. SV King Edward VII Chapel. CU Door of chapel which was forced to gain entry. CU Damaged door being pointed out. LV Coronation chair being examined by priest. CU Hand pointing to where Stone of Scone used to be. Hand points to corner of seat that was damaged in removing stone. CU Damaged corner of seat. SV Hand pointing to initials J.F.S. CU Initials J.F.S. LV High altar. SV Priests feet tracing the path that the thieves took. CU Feet walking along passage. Marks on floor. SV Door through which stone was dragged. SV Gate through which stone was dragged.

    LV Kingston. SV Police on guard at Saxon Kings Coronation stone. CU Saxon Coronation stone. SV Walking feet pan up to policeman.

    SV Angle shot Westminster Abbey. SV Coronation chair without stone.

    (Orig.Neg. &Lav.) (Westminster - Orig.H.)

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    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    01/01/1951
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    46727
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    1433.12
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:12:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:33:11:00 / 01:34:23:00
    Canister:
    51/1
    Sort Number:
    51/001
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