• Short Summary

    The wedding of Lord Hyde and Hon Marion Glyn - no good views of couple, or royal guests.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "London. An 'All Gold' Wedding. The King & Queen - and huge crowds - at marriage of Lord Hyde & Hon Marion Glyn at Westminster Abbey."

    Westminster Abbey, London

    Crowds gathered outside Westminster Abbey as bells ring out.

    Pan down the face of the Abbey. Traffic passes by in the foreground. An awning covers the walk from the road to the door. Closer shot of the awning.

    Various photographers move around wedding car as happy couple get in. We can only see them from outside the car. Closer shot of the bride in the car as it drives away. The wedding car drives off.

    Queen Mary gets into car.

    Bridesmaids and wedding guests walk out of the Abbey. C/U young bridesmaids and page boy.

    (Natural sound track only - No commentary)

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    669.19
    Media URN:
    4919
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    21/04/1932
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:29:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:28:56:00 / 01:30:25:00
    Canister:
    32/32

Comments (2)

  1. jamied says

    The "King" referred to in this clip is King George V. The groom, Lord Hyde, was his godson.

    The title "An All Gold Wedding" refers to the fact that the bride, bridesmaids and page-boys all wore gold clothing.

  2. jamied says

    The wedding took place on 18 April 1932.

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