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    Royals and dignitaries arrive at Westminster Abbey for wedding of Princess Margaret.

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    Unissued / unused material.

    Colour item.

    May wedding of Princess Margaret and Anthony-Armstrong Jones - arrivals in Westminster Abbey, London.

    LS Queen Elizabeth II, Queen Mother and Prince Charles (wearing kilt) with other guests walking up aisle and taking place for service. Church dignitaries and Archbishop of Canterbury walk up to altar. Pan to show congregation and Archbishop of Canterbury walking up aisle. Choir walking up aisle. Bride and groom - Princess Margaret and Armstrong-Jones walking up aisle.

    Queen, Queen Mother and Princess Charles walk to their seats, followed by Duke of Edinburgh (Prince Philip), Duchess of Gloucester and other members of the Royal family. Church dignitaries make their way up aisle. MS Minister of Transport Ernest Marples and other guests seated in Abbey. Prime Minister Harold Macmillan, Indian Prime Minister Pandit Nehru and statesman from New Zealand, Robert Menzies (?) sitting in pews.

    Princess Margaret and Armstrong-Jones at the altar with bridesmaid Princess Anne behind, Dean of Westminster presiding. MS Part of congregation showing Duchess of Kent, Duke of Kent and Princess Alexandra, bridesmaids are seated in aisle. LS guests seated in pews. LS Princess Margaret and Tony Armstrong-Jones at altar, pan to show the Queen and Royal family in their seats.

    Guests in pews, with the Commonwealth Ministers in back row. LS along the aisle showing Princess Margaret and Armstrong-Jones at the altar. LS of guests in pews. Commonwealth Ministers in back row. LS of the choir. LS as guests rise - church dignitaries pass by, followed by Royals, including Duchess of Kent, Duke of Kent and Princess Alexandra. LS as church dignitaries make their way to altar. LS Royal family in seats.

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    Film ID:
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    Unissued unused
    British Pathé
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    Available on request
    Time in/Out:
    01:11:46:00 / 01:17:42:00
    UN 3339 B

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