• Short Summary

    Shots of Buckingham Palace, Westminster Abbey and Houses of Parliament.

  • Description

    Unissued / unused material.

    Wedding of Princess Elizabeth (Queen Elizabeth II) and Prince Philip (Duke of Edinburgh), London.

    Sound does not start until 01:30:50.

    L/S large portrait of Elizabeth and Philip surrounded by flags, hanging on front of Grosvenor House. L/S frontal of the two towers of Westminster Abbey with Royal Standard flying. L/S tower on Westminster Abbey with Royal Standard flying. Various shots tower of St. Margaret at Westminster with Big Ben clock at 11:30 am in background. L/S Big Ben, pan down to large crowd at gates of Houses of Parliament. L/S Buckingham Palace at night - floodlit - lights are burning from windows. L/S small group of people outside Buckingham Palace at night, banners in background. Panning shot Elizabeth and Philip banner floodlit at night, as seem through through gates of Palace. L/S Abbey by day. Brief shot crowds lining streets.

    Date given on old record is 20/11/1947.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2246.12
    Media URN:
    64961
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1947
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:03:51:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:27:09:00 / 01:31:00:00
    Canister:
    UN 2050 A

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