The Queen's Tour - Scotland 1956

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    Edinburgh, Berwick on Tweed & East Lothian, Scotland.

    LV. Courtyard of Holyrood Palace with crowds gathered in foreground in the evening (title super over). SV. The Queen on the platform with some Highland dancers, she shakes hands with man. LV. Royal Standard illuminated on top of Palace. GV. Queen Elizabeth II talking to the Highland dancers on the platform. LV. St. Giles Cathedral, Edinburgh. GV. The Queen's car passing through the ranks of Scottish Archers on her way to the Thistle Ceremony of Sir John Stirling and Lord Mathers. GV. Crowd. GV. The Queen marching on solemn procession with members of the outstanding order of Chivalry dressed in the robes of the order. GV. The Duke of Edinburgh following. GV. Members of the order following. LV. The Queen and Prince Philip walking up the steps of the Town Hall, Berwick. GV. The Queen and Prince Philip wave to the crowd from the top of the steps. CU. The arms of the city. GV. Crowd. TV. James Reed Secretary of Berwick Salmon Fisheries places a 12 lb. salmon in a box on a table in front of the Queen. CV. The fish reclining in its box. SV. The Queen's face beaming with pleasure as she looks down on the fish. LV. Cattle parading at the East Lothian Agricultural show. SV. The cows walking. GV. Little boy dragging reluctant calf. GV. The bulls parading. GV. Clydesdale horses parading. SV. Foal following horse. SV. Queen and Duke talking to a prize winner who is clutching a large Gold Cup.

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    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    12/07/1956
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    31922
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    587.29
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:39:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:31:44:00 / 01:33:23:00
    Canister:
    56/56
    Sort Number:
    56/056
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