Royal Tour 1947 1947

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    The British royal family onboard 'Vanguard'.

    M/S sailors marching along. M/S Queen Elizabeth (later Queen Mother) addressing the ship's company assembled on the deck, they give her three cheers. Various shots as the officers are presented to the Royal family. C/U of the Destroyer 'St. James' battling through heavy seas to come alongside the 'Vanguard'. Bags of mail and bread are despatched down a line to the Destroyer. M/S of the Royal family watching the operation.

    C/U King George VI playing deck tennis. L/S of the Queen and Princess Elizabeth (later Queen Elizabeth II) and Princess Margaret watching from deckchairs. M/S Princess Elizabeth who is sighting along a rifle on the rifle range. M/S froth behind the ship.

    Cataloguer's note: date of item: 5/2/1947.

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    British Pathé
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    Mute
    Media URN:
    63475
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    2132.02
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    Black & White
    Duration
    00:02:47:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:04:07:00 / 01:06:54:00
    Canister:
    UN 1637 B
    Sort Number:
    UN 1637 B
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