• Short Summary

    The Queen and Duke of Edingburgh were filmed by Visnews June 18 arriving by "Comet" airliner at Torbay airport, St.

  • Description

    The Queen and Duke of Edingburgh were filmed by Visnews June 18 arriving by "Comet" airliner at Torbay airport, St. John's Newfoundland, at the beginning of their Canadian tour.

    They were welcomed on arrival by the Governor-General, Mr. Massey, and the Prime Minister, Mr. Diefenbaker.

    After inspecting a guard of honour the Queen and Prince Philip entered one of the special limousines provided for their tour and drove slowly round the airport, hundreds of people cheering and waving as they moved past.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA2Y64ENBE560147Z8L1SCDZS14
    Media URN:
    VLVA2Y64ENBE560147Z8L1SCDZS14
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    21/06/1959
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:32:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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