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  • Short Summary

    Cuts for the newsreel story "Coronation Special 1937".

  • Description

    Cuts (offcuts, rushes) for newsreel story "Coronation Special 1937".

    Various shots of the crowning Ceremony of King George VI and Queen Elizabeth at Westminster Abbey. King is given robe and he puts it on. Then, he is given sward and one of he priests helps him to put it on - believe Archbishop of Canterbury. King being more or less dressed during the Crowning Ceremony until the Crown is finally placed on his head.

    Various shots of the Princess Elizabeth with her entourage slowly walking through the Abbey. King, with about eight men carrying his robe this time, moving through the Abbey. This is probably the arrival. King reading from the book, surrounded by the priests. Queen seated at her place looking on.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    907.04
    Media URN:
    13341
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1937
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:06:38:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:22:00:00 / 01:28:38:00
    Canister:
    Cuts Tin 2 - Coronation Special 1937

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