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  • Description

    Full title reads: "Torquay".

    Devon.

    Carnival Queen crowned.

    LS General view of the harbour at Torquay with crowds gathered on the beach.

    MS the launch carrying the Mayor of Torquay, Alderman Allams, the Queen Elect, her maids of honour etc, out into the harbour for the crowning ceremony.

    CU head shot 3/4 face, in wide brimmed off the face hat, of Helen Shingler, ABC film star.

    MS the Queen elect is helped of the ship.

    CU small girl holding the crown.

    CU Helen Shingler receiving the crown from a small girl and putting it on the Carnival Queen's head (Rita Raith).

    CU Head shot of the Queen. Pan to CU head shot of Helen Shingler.

    LS The Queen and others pose on the ship.

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    03/07/1947
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    41210
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    1187.19
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:00:47:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:23:44:00 / 01:24:31:00
    Canister:
    47/53
    Sort Number:
    47/053
  • Appears in...

    Categories
    Sport & Leisure Entertainment & Humour
    WorkSpaces
    British Coast Post War
  • Stills

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

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