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    Wigan, England: GV Sign across road 'WELCOME TO WIGAN' Closer V Sign. GV Royal train into Wigan station. SV Queen & Duke off train greeted by Lord Derby, Lord Lieut. of Lancs. & Lady Derby. Shot Crowd cheering. Travel V Procession thru Wigan. GV Pan Guard of Honour in front of John McCurdy Hall of Wigan Mining College. SV Queen & Duke inspecting Guard of Honour. GV Crowds looking towards entrance to hall. SV Queen accompanied by the Mayor of Wigan, Counc. Merry towards doorway. SCU Queen accepting key from Architect, she turns, & opens door. SBV Queen followed by Mayor & party into Hall.



    St. Helen's, England: Angle V St. Helens Town Hall. SV Queen with Mayor, Counc. Hignett, outside Town Hall. SCU Duke bidding farewell to Mayor. GTV Royal car leaving, crowd waving.



    ENGLAND: QUEEN AND DUKE TOUR LANCS. Wigan, St. Helens & Liverpool are among places which give Royal welcome to Queen & Duke on first day of tour. Liverpool, England GV Liverpool School of Tropical medicine. SV Queen & Duke with personality towards entrance. Shot Crowd waving. SCU Int. Queen talking to students? SBV Duke talking to person. SV Queen accompanied by personality leaving. GTV Royal car arriving at Liverpool Town Hall. Shot Crowd cheering. GTV Queen & party into Town Hall. GTV Crowd. LV Queen & Duke waving from balcony of Town Hall.



    Royalty; Queen Elizabeth II of Great Britain (b. 1926, reigned 1952- ), Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh (Lieutenant Philip Mountbatten) (b. 1921)




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    Film ID:
    VLVA7KSLWV78FGF59YX7QT541KOPL
    Media URN:
    VLVA7KSLWV78FGF59YX7QT541KOPL
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    21/10/1954
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    MXF
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:50:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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