Star Item
  • Description

    Full titles read: "THE ROYAL TOUR"

    King George VI (formerly Prince Albert) and Queen Elizabeth (later the Queen Mother) touring the north east of England. L/S's of King and Queen visiting the Teen Valley Trading Estate and watch people being trained in new skills such as brick laying. Several shots of the thousands of people lining the street as the royal couple are driven past.

    In Sunderland the Queen inspects the girls of the Instruction centre, some are being taught how to cook and make dresses. Also, good footage of the King and Queen visiting visiting social service centre and Ministry of Labour's Instruction centre. L/S and M/S of flat capped workers digging outdoors. L/Ss of workers cheering as the King and Queen are driven away.

  • Tags

  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    27/02/1939
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    14110
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    1001.41
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:29:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:36:06:00 / 01:37:35:00
    Canister:
    39/17
    Sort Number:
    39/017
  • Appears in...

    WorkSpaces
    Wear Tyne Sunderland
  • Stills

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

Comments (0)

We always welcome comments and more information about our films.
All posts are reactively checked. Libellous and abusive comments are forbidden.

Add your comment