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  • Short Summary

    Crowd gathered around Buckingham Palace announcing the birth of royal baby.

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    MS. From rear of small crowd reading notice on Buckingham Palace railings informing the public of birth of the new royal baby Prince Edward. MS. Dr Bodley-Scott in Jaguar XK 120 leaving through palace gates. MS. Rolls Royce entering palace. MS. Crowd of onlookers around gate, mostly women. MS. Telegram boy goes through gates. MS. Two Rolls cars enter. MV. Crowd around gates. LS. Squad of Coldstream Guards marching in front of palace. Various back shots of the crowds looking through railings. MS. The notice on railings and two policemen stand next to it. Various shots of the people standing around Queen Victoria Statue. GV. Pan, whole of palace railings with people waiting all the way along. BCU. Notice of the birth on palace railings. Various shots of the people looking at the notice. GV. Buckingham Palace. Various shots of the people looking at the notice outside palace and people walking along on the pavement. MS. GPO van enters palace gates. MS. Empty horse drawn carriage enters gates. Various shots of the cars entering palace gates.


    Date found in the old record - 11/03/1964.

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    Film ID:
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    Unissued unused
    British Pathé
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    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:16:29:00 / 01:20:48:00
    UN 3873 B

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