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    Selected Originals (offcuts, selected scenes, out takes, rushes) for story "The Coronation of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth" - 53/41.

    Some different material from the newsreel story.

    Westminster Abbey, London.

    High elevated, preparations for the anointing - after the anointing. High elevated, Queen receiving Regalia. High elevated, Duke of Gloucester (Earl Marshall) paying homage. M/S. Back view, Duke of Norfolk paying homage.

    M/S Garter Knights behind the throne. M/S. A candelabra. M/S Queen crowned. M/S Maids of Honour includes Lady Moyra Hamilton, Lady Mary Baillie Hamilton, Lady Jane Heathcote Drummond Willoughby and Lady Rosemary Spencer Churchill.

    C/U Side view, Lord Woolton. C/U Side view Duke of Edinburgh (Prince Philip). M/S Congregation seated in the galleries. M/S Overhead looking down, Prince Charles and Queen Mother (Quality poor).

    M/S Group of Peeresses. Elevated, group of foreign representatives. M/S Group of Heralds. M/S Prince Charles (Prince of Wales) and Queen Mother. M/S Duke of Edinburgh and Queen take the Bread and Wine, Queen replaces Crown and accepts Sceptre, and returns to the throne.


    Newsreel Story is on Master Tape *PM0082* & *PM0084*.

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    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
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    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:43:04:00 / 01:48:41:00
    53/41 VV (Selected Originals)
    Sort Number:
    53/041 VV
  • Appears in...

    Religion & Politics Historical Figures & Celebrities
    Eliz coronation to order BM - National Library Highlights from the Queen's life The Coronation ceremony Prince Charles at Coronation Untitled Workspace Coronation
  • Stills

    0:01 0:02 0:03 0:04

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