• Short Summary

    The Duke of Norfolk - the Premier Earl - plans the route for the Coronation.

  • Description

    Ministry of Works, Belgrave Square, London.

    MV. Earl Marshal (Duke of Norfolk) seated at desk writing (for super) CU. Earl Marshal seated at desk writing. SV. Earl Marshal seated at desk and Mr. James Frere, Bluemantle Pursuivant walks in with book of dress regulations from last coronation. CU. Page of book being turned. CU. Frere, pan down to Earl Marshal looking at book. Frere opens folder at (9) to show Earl Marshal material. CU. Material. CU. Frere. CU. Hands feeling ermine. LV. Left to right: Mr. E. Bedford, Chief Architect, Ministry of Works, Mr. David Eccles. Sir Charles Mole, Director General Ministry of Works. Mr. M. Barker Press officer, looking at plans of coronation route. CU. Pencil pointing out Parliament Square, and Westminster Abbey on plan. CU. Eccles, pan to Bedford. SV. Men looking at model of coronation stand. CU. Eccles pointing out features of stand, pan up to Charles Mole. CU. Stand. LV. Left to right: Sir George Bellow, Garter Principal King of Arms: Earl Marshal: Mr. Heaton-Armstrong, Chester Herald: Master of Sinclair, Portcullis Pursuivant of Arms, looking at plans of Abbey. CU. Miss Nixon, hands sheaf of Plans to Sir George Bellow, who shows them to Earl Marshal. CU. Mr. Heaton-Armstrong looking at plans. CU. The Master of Sinclair, etc., looking at plans. LV. Earl Marshal and Co., looking at plans of Abbey. CU. Earl Marshal. LV. People looking at plans.

    (Mute Neg.) (Orig. "C")

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    40.18
    Media URN:
    27666
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    03/11/1952
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:19:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:43:30:00 / 01:44:49:00
    Canister:
    52/89

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