• Short Summary

    Princess Elizabeth and Prince Philip arrive in Montreal to start their Canadian tour.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Arrival At Montreal".

    Royal tour of Canada.

    SV Royal aircraft Stratocruiser Canopus taxiing to reception point. CU Nose of aircraft. SV RCAF (Royal Canadian Air Force) guard of honour. SV Princess Elizabeth (later Queen Elizabeth II) and Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh walking down steps from plane. Princess is greeted by Field Marshal Viscount Harold Alexander and then Canadian Prime Minister Louis St. Laurent. Duke shakes with St. Laurent. SV Pressmen. SV Pan Princess and Duke with Alexander and St. Laurent walking away from aircraft. SV Crowd waving. LV Royal party walking away from 'plane. CU Policeman in pith helmet, SV Royal party walking on to dais. CU Princess's standard flying at masthead. SV Crowd. MV Pan Princess inspecting RCAF Guard of Honour. SV Airmen. SV Towards Princess and Duke walking over to members of Stratocruiser crew. SV Crowd waving. SV Princess and Duke shaking hands with crew of Aircraft. SV Princess and Duke shaking hands with crew of plane. SV Crowd. CU Princess and Duke entering car. SV car drives away. SV Crowd waving. SV Towards car and escort arrive at Montreal station. CU Royal Canadian Mounted Policeman (RCMP - Mounties). SV Royal party climbing onto platform and onto train. LV Pan crowd. SV Royal couple wave from platform. LV Crowd. SV Train pulls out of station Royal couple wave.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Pathe newsreels
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:49:05:00 / 01:51:17:00

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