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.
Various shots of the Queen being crowned at Westminster Abbey. M/S Archbishop of Canterbury (Dr Fisher) placing crown on Queen's head. Bishops stand either side of throne.
Good M/S's of crowned Queen seated at throne. She is holding sceptre in one hand and rod with dove. M/S of the Prime Minister Winston Churchill walking down the nave with other dignitaries, including the Duke of Edinburgh (Prince Philip).
L/S of Queen and Maid of Honours approaching Chair of Estate. Other shots of the ceremony, very similar to newsreel story. M/S of Queen Mother and Princess Margaret seated.
M/S of crowned Queen walking down the nave towards annexe.
Newsreel Story is on Master Tape *PM0082* & *PM0084*.