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    Good scenes from the Coronation of Queen Elizabeth II.

    ENGLAND: THE CORONATION. Historic film of most?

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    SV Peers wearing Coronets, Dukes of Edinburgh, Gloucester & Kent in f-g. TV Queen walking from King Edward's Chair to steps of throne. SV Queen helped up steps of Throne. SV Prince Charles , Queen Mother & Princess Margaret watching. SV Queen turns & is about to sit on Throne. LV Peers looking on. CU Duke of Edinburgh looking on.

    GV Archbishop talking to Queen. SV Queen on Throne. CU Peers & Earls standing around Queen on Throne. LV Archbishop up steps to pay homage to Queen:-(Nat.sd.) SV Ditto:-(Nat.sd.) Pan V Peers listening. LV Archbishop walking backwards down steps after homage to Queen. SV Prince Charles looking on. GV Duke of Edinburgh walks out - Page, N.G. Rees, takes his Coronet - Duke walks up steps & kneels in homage to his Queen. SV Philip, Duke of Edinburgh paying homage to Queen, he touches Crown & Kisses Queen on cheek, (he slightly disarranges her Crown, and queen puts her hand up to it). (Nat.sd.) Dubbing shot STV Peers. SV Prince Charles with Queen Mother. SCU Duke of Norfolk paying homage to Queen. SV Peers. TV Queen on Throne. SV Maids of Honour looking on. LV Queen - having left Throne - walking down to Altar. SV Queen Mother, Princess Margaret & princess Royal in gallery watching. GV Procession down aisle of Abbey. STV Field Marshal Lord Montgomery carrying flag., down aisle in procession.

    SV People in seats looking on. STV Prime Minister in procession, including Sir Winston Churchill; in front of him, Mr. St. Laurent, Mr. Menzies, Mr. Holland, Mr. Malan, Mr. Nehru, Mr. Nazimmddin, Mr. Senanayake. TV Ditto. CU Duke of Edinburgh walking in procession. SV Peeresses.
    Background: Good scenes from the Coronation of Queen Elizabeth II.

    ENGLAND: THE CORONATION. Historic film of most wonderful Royal Day in living memory. Through cheering multitudes Her majesty drives to Westminster Abbey. Paramount records scenes in historic Abbey. Religious & Royal Pageantry make Crowning ceremony most memorable of all Coronations. Crowned Queen, Her Majesty emerges from Abbey & drives back to Palace by longer route acclaimed by millions of loyal subjects. Climax of great day is unforgettable scenes outside Buckingham Palace.

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    Film ID:
    VLVA7HZZ3BVJ12SLR7FB6XPH6C2XI
    Media URN:
    VLVA7HZZ3BVJ12SLR7FB6XPH6C2XI
    Group:
    Reuters - British Paramount Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    02/06/1953
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:03:14:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A
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