"Royal Counties" Windsor 1961

Star Item
  • Add to Favourites
  • View as stills
  • Description

    Colour.

    "Royal Counties" Windsor agricultural show. Berkshire.

    Various good shots of stage coaches make their way along roadway from Windsor Castle towards the show. L/S of the Windsor Counties show ground. More good shots of stagecoaches including man blowing horn. Several shots of the stagecoaches and horses lined up side-by-side on show ground. L/S of huntsmen with hounds in arena. M/S of the hounds running. Various shots of several horses and traps moving around arena. C/U of elderly farmer watching.

    L/Ss of Queen Elizabeth II and the Duke of Edinburgh arriving at the show by horse and carriage. L/S of Queen and climbing into back of open topped Land Rover. L/S of crowd watching. C/U of Queen standing up in Jeep as she is driven around show. M/S of the Duke looking at very old steam lawnmower. C/U of the mower. M/S of the Duke with Mr Christopher Soames at the Ministry of Agriculture stand. M/S of Duke with young farmers. C/Us of various vegetables.

    M/S of the Queen walking past crowds as show make her way to the W.I. (Women's Institute Tent). Shots of the Queen inside tent. She examines bottle at home made wine stall. M/S of two women holding New Zealand white rabbit. C/U of the rabbit. Shots of the Queen looking at flowers at stall. M/Ss of the Duke examining old binding machine. The Duke examines traction engines before walking away. L/Ss of farmers judging Ayrshires. Numerous shots of cattle and bulls being paraded. Several shots of the Queen inspecting prize winning bulls and cows.

  • Tags

  • Data

    Cataloguer:
    Howard
    Stock:
    Colour
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    53677
    Sort Number:
    61/052
    Time in/Out:
    01:11:40:00 / 01:15:24:00
    Canister:
    61/52
    Film ID:
    1730.08
    Issue Date:
    29/06/1961
  • Appears in...

    Categories
    Trade & Industry Historical Figures & Celebrities
    WorkSpaces
    dg international horse show Windsor Castle
  • Stills

Comments (0)

We always welcome comments and more information about our films.

All posts are reactively checked. Libellous and abusive comments are forbidden.

Add your comment

To post a comment, please Register or to add a comment
The great politician and orator Winston Churchill left behind a sea of humourous quips and discerning quotes. We remember some of his finest epigrams and witty ripostes.
Churchill
British Pathe captured many extraordinary events on film over its 80 year history but sometimes the cameras were switched on when tragedy struck.
Franz Reichelt
Verbal warfare at its best. Here are some of history's greatest retorts and snarling insults. These people certainly didn't mince their words!
pope

Related Videos

Hide
Cuts For Cp 204 - Modern Hair Ornamentation

Cuts For Cp 204 - Modern Hair Ornamentation

Out takes (cuts, rushes) for fabulous hat and wig story from CP 204.

Health And Beauty On Parade!

Health And Beauty On Parade!

Members of the Women's League of Health and Beauty display their exercises in Hyde Park.

Monte Carlo Rally

Monte Carlo Rally

Competitors in Monte Carlo Rally arrive in the glamorous city for the final eliminating trials.

Northern Grace

Northern Grace

Icelandic girls perform a graceful exercise routine.

HMS Mal-De-Mer

HMS Mal-De-Mer

A model invention by Lieutenant Commander Carr enables boys to practise handling and steering ships.

Brush And Splash Incorporated!

Brush And Splash Incorporated!

Drive through train wash for French locomotives.

Labour Government  Alternative Version

Labour Government Alternative Version

Stanley Baldwin and Ramsay MacDonald visit the Palace - one resigns, one accepts Office.

Wedding In A Snowstorm

Wedding In A Snowstorm

The marriage of Hon. Anne Wigram and Mr J.L. Harvey at a snow covered Windsor Castle, Berkshire.

August 2014 marks 100 years since the start of World War One. To honour this landmark occasion, British Pathé have launched this definitive collection of WW1 films.
yardstare
As the 70th Anniversary of the Normandy Landings approach, Pathe looks at 10 facts about the largest seaborne invasion in history.
dday
On 6 June 1944, the invasion of Normandy began. British Pathé newsreels documented every stage of the liberation of Europe. This is the definitive collection.
D-DAY_GREATEST_COMBINED_OPERATION_IN_WORLDS_HISTORY_1360_03_3451.jpg
Over its history, the Pathe cameras filmed a number of people who had committed heinous crimes. So in no particular order, these images show ten faces of truly evil men and women.
Himmler
Are you guilty of perpetuating a story regardless of its truth? Here are some classic urban myths which you may not know are false.
Urban Legends
The Duke of Edinburgh has many talents, but it is his unique way with words that often receives the most attention. 
Philip
Life before health and safety laws; men worked at huge heights, balancing on girders and cranes all in order to help build the world's tallest skyscrapers.
Vertigo
The images taken from inside Buchenwald Concentration Camp after its Liberation show us what it was like; it tells us what happened and forces us to remember.
Buchenwald
As two weeks of football mania get underway, we take a look at some fun facts from the 1966 World Cup.
world cup