Royal Family Attend Re-Consecration At St.… 1958

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    St. Clement Danes Church, London. 10/19/58

    GV. Royal family walking up aisle in procession and taking their seats. GV. Queen and Duke in procession, they take their seats. GV. Bishop of London, procession. LV. BV. Archbishop of Canterbury at altar. GV. Congregation including Queen and Duke. LS. Archbishop at altar with Queen and Duke in f.g. LS. Two of the clergy walk to the altar and place candles on altar table. CU. Choir boys singing. GV. Congregation. LS. Duke of Edinburgh reading the lesson. Royal family in f.g. VS. of congregation singing hymn, including RAF personnel and Queen and Duke. VS. Consecration ceremony. VS. Stained glass windows, pan to congregation as choir sings "All people that on earth do dwell". Elevated shots as service ends and royal family leave. MS. RAF VIP's. (Comb. Lav.)

    Cataloguers note: This footage comes after the interior of the church was entirely rebuilt and dedicated to the RAF. Good quality picture throughout, occasional lapses in sound.

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    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1958
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    84152
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    2916.02
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:09:49:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:06:07:00 / 01:15:56:00
    Canister:
    UN 3147 B
    Sort Number:
    UN 3147 B
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