• Short Summary

    Madras, Feb 16/17, was preparing for a forthcoming visit by Queen Elizabeth, who is at present touring India and Pakistan.

  • Description

    1.
    Shot of temple amid palm trees.


    2.
    A 15th-century church.


    3.
    PAN of river front.


    4.
    High Court, a 19th-century building.


    5.
    Statue of King Edward, in Mount Road.


    6.
    Statue of King George VI, in Marina Road, being cleaned.


    7.
    Pedestal of statue, inscribed "Erected out of public prescriptions"


    8.
    Gandhi statue in Marina Road.


    9.
    The Integral Coach Factory.


    10.
    City Hall.


    11.
    Fort St George.


    12.
    Madras University.


    13.
    Shop window in Mount Road, decorated with Royal portraits.


    14.
    Welcome arches under construction.




    Initials KJ/S/AW



    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

    Background: Madras, Feb 16/17, was preparing for a forthcoming visit by Queen Elizabeth, who is at present touring India and Pakistan.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA54LDAGEGLU9YK4HH6F4AIAX2T
    Media URN:
    VLVA54LDAGEGLU9YK4HH6F4AIAX2T
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    20/02/1961
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    MP4
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:48:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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