• Short Summary

    Princess Margaret and Anthony Armstrong-Jones visit Shannon in the Republic of Ireland.

  • Description

    Item title reads - Greetings for Princess.

    Ireland (Southern Ireland, Eire, Republic of Ireland).

    M/S of signpost and street. M/S of aeroplane taxiing on runway at Shannon airport. C/U crowd waiting. M/S as Princess Margaret and Anthony Armstrong-Jones leave the royal plane, she receives a bouquet from Aer Lingus air hostess Miss Anna O'Flynn. C/U line of air hostesses. M/S of plane and people at foot of steps, Margaret shakes hands with officials. C/U crowd watching. M/S as Princess Margaret waves and walks across tarmac. M/S car driving off. C/U of their car driving slowly through streets crowded with people. M/S crowd outside St. Brendan's church. L/S as Princess Margaret emerges and waves before getting in car. C/U woman taking photographs. L/S Birr castle where they are staying with Anthony's mother.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1704.25
    Media URN:
    52954
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    05/01/1961
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:55:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:53:59:00 / 01:54:54:00
    Canister:
    61/2

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