• Short Summary

    King Frederick of Denmark visits Canterbury Cathedral.

  • Description

    Canterbury, Kent

    King Frederick of Denmark unveils a memorial window to the dead of the East Kent Buffs regiment at Canterbury Cathedral.

    GV. Canterbury Cathedral (First 7 for super title.) LV. Crowd outside Cathedral. SV. (Red Dean) Rev. Dr. Hewlett Johnson and clergy awaiting King's arrival. SV. King Frederik alighting from car. He is greeted by Dean walks over and shakes hands with clergy. MV. Back view, King in procession moving through West Door of Cathedral. LV. Stained glass window unveiled by King. SCU. Buffs (the Royal East Kent Regiment) insignia in window. GV. King walking across parade ground at New Infantry Barrack to inspect Buffs, CU. Pan, members of Buff regiment. SV. Towards, King inspecting Buffs. CU. Buff's flash. LV. Towards, King inspecting boy cadets attached to Buff Regiment. SV. Pan towards King inspecting boy cadets attached to Buff Regt. SV. Prince George of Denmark looking on. SV. King presenting RSM. Hurley with Knight first class order of Daneborg. SCU. King presenting Major Craig with Order. CU. King shaking hands and saluting.

    (Orig. Neg.) (Title Scene "K")

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    8.47
    Media URN:
    26853
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    15/05/1952
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:01:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:48:15:00 / 01:49:16:00
    Canister:
    52/40

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