• Short Summary

    The King and Queen of Sweden are entertained at Royal Naval College, Greenwich.

  • Description

    Greenwich, London.

    SV. Party walking up steps into the painted Hall at the Royal Naval College Greenwich, in the background can be seen the King Gustav of Sweden accompanied by Countess Mountbatten and in foreground Admiral Sir William Andrews, Admiral President of the Royal Naval College, accompanied by the Queen Louise of Sweden. Behind them are Admiral Lord Mountbatten, Earl of Burma, accompanied by Madam Hogglof, wife of Swedish Ambassador. GV. Naval officers standing lined up backs to table as party make their way to top table. SV. Towards King of Sweden and countess Mountbatten walking up steps to top table. SV. Lord Nelson's statue. SV. Party sitting at their places at top table, & LV. SCU. King of Sweden and Admiral William Andrews sitting chatting. SV. Lord Mountbatten seated with the Queen of Sweden. SV. King of Sweden receiving coffee seated next to Countess Mountbatten. SV. Queen of Sweden Lord Mountbatten and Madam Hogglof, enjoying a joke.

    (Neg.) (Title Scene "D")

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    525.05
    Media URN:
    30772
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    23/05/1955
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:59:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:14:35:00 / 01:15:34:00
    Canister:
    55/41

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