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  • Short Summary

    Various shots of the gun carriage carrying the Earl of Athlone's coffin, accompanied by Household Cavalry, the coffin being carried into St George's Chapel, Windsor, and the wreaths.

  • Description

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

    Windsor, Berkshire

    Arrival at St. George's Chapel, Windsor Castle, of Gun carriage carrying coffin of the Earl of Athlone, followed by troops of the Household Cavalry, slow-marching. Various shots of bearers from the Household Cavalry carrying coffin up the steps into the Chapel. Household cavalry in courtyard. LS Gates of the chapel close behind the coffin as it is carried in. Pan up Chapel. CU Wreath bears dedication "Baudouin". CU Wreaths from the Grand Duchess of Luxembourg, Leopold Liliane and other European Heads of State. LS Pan down St George's Chapel (possibly to trumpeter sounding the Last Post but not visible). (2 shots). Mourners leaving the Chapel past the wreaths laid out by the path. (3 shots).

    Note: Date on original record: 19/01/1957.

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    Film ID:
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    Unissued / unused
    British Pathé
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    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:56:23:00 / 01:59:39:00
    UN 2928 C

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