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    Lausanne, Bonivard, Nyon, Switzerland.

    Documentation contains French newspaper articles.

    LS. Exterior view of the Chateau de Chillon. MS. Elevated shot part of the chateau. MS. Various shots of the exterior of the chateau (2 shots). MS Princess Margaret arriving at the chateau LS crowds waiting to see Margaret MS Margaret walking out of door way at the prison at Bonivard MS Margaret walking around SCU Margaret signing her name in the book of honour SCU Margaret hands pen back SCU She walks off SCU she looks at plaque on wall CU she turns away CU the plaque on the wall commemorating the poet Lord Byron SCU Margaret walks through doorway CU Margaret's signature in the book of honour MS shot of tower and the lake beyond taken through doorway at the chateau de Chillon LS. The lake. MS Margaret and party on boat on lake LS people waiting at lake side LS People on side of lakeside Boats moored at side MS motor launch flying the Union Jack going across lake LS ditto LS The town of Nyon seen from the lake LMS Margaret and party stepping ashore MS Margaret being greeted by civic official CU Margaret carrying bouquet of flowers that she has been presented with MS Union Jack and the Swiss flag flying pan to Margaret mounting a balcony MS Margaret and ex Queen of Spain Victoria Eugenie leaving building SCU Margaret and the ex Queen walking to car which Margaret enters CU Margaret in car LS car driving off LS car driving back to Lausanne MS. The plaque commemorating Byron at the prison at Bonivard. SCU. and CU. Document. MS. Painting of Bonivard in prison. CU. Lamentation written in prison by Bonivard. CU. Portrait of Bonivard.


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    British Pathé
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    Black & White
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    01:36:39:00 / 01:40:49:00
    UN 2133 D
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    UN 2133 D
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    Travel & Exploration Historical Figures & Celebrities
    Switzerland in the 1940s Princess Margaret Switzerland
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