• Short Summary

    Architects at the Ministry of Works build a scale model to help plan the Coronation.

  • Description

    Ministry of Works, London. A scale model is built to help plan the Coronation route.

    SV. Pan up showing Mall with Palace at top (First 7 ft super) SV. Track into Big Ben and over. SV. Mr. Eric Bedford (Chief Architect, Ministry of Works) places Abbey Annexe in position. SCU. Abbey Annexe. SV. People working on parts of model. & CU. SV. Men working on model. SV. Girls making trees. CU. Girl puts on steel wool foliage. SV. Nelson being put into position. STV. Pan Trafalgar Square. Admiralty Arch and up Mall as people work. CU. Queen Victoria Memorial SV. Eric Bedford pointing out Buckingham Palace.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    48.36
    Media URN:
    27809
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    08/12/1952
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:02:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:55:53:00 / 01:56:55:00
    Canister:
    52/99

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