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  • Short Summary

    Nice candid footage of Queen Elizabeth II, Prince Philip and Princess Margaret at polo match.

  • Description

    Unissued / unused footage - dates and locations may be unclear / unknown.

    Duke of Edinburgh (Prince Philip) plays in polo match at Windsor Park, Berkshire.

    Various shots of Duke mounting his polo pony and starting to play. Various shots of the game in progress. Final score is Cowdray 5, Windsor 2 1/2.

    M/S as Queen Elizabeth presents cup and tankard to winning team Cowdray. The players give three cheers for the Queen. Princess Margaret, looking rather glam in an angora cardigan over her shoulders, and full-skirted summer dress, talks to a couple of the winning team over a fence of the Royal enclosure (?). Nice candid shots of the Royals here. Margaret has two corgi dogs on leads. Both she and the Queen look relaxed in this footage.

    M/S of spectators; man with a camera taking picture. M/S of crowd, some with cameras, talking and laughing and giving an occasional wave. Shot of Duke mounted on horse. Duke talking to a couple of the players. Various shots of the game in progress, showing Duke playing.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2548.14
    Media URN:
    68530
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:06:09:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:43:32:00 / 01:49:41:00
    Canister:
    UN 2845 A

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