• Short Summary

    Royal family inspecting the crops being harvested at Sandringham.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "HARVEST TIME ON A ROYAL ESTATE".

    Sandringham, Norfolk.

    Various shots of the Queen Elizabeth (later Queen Mother) in a small cart and the King George VI with the two Princesses are each riding bicycles making a tour of Sandringham Park. They take a look at the crop producing area.

    A view over crops which grow where the King used to play golf. Along with the flower beds can be seen rows of vegetables.

    Various shots of the royal family walking amongst the corn. Princes Elizabeth (later Queen Elizabeth II) and Princess Margaret with their little dogs.

    Various shots of the King and Queen watching the two Princesses having a ride on a combine harvester. The Queen chats to a land girl driving a tractor. Princess Elizabeth with one of the horses. The Queen sets off again in her cart and the rest follow on their bicycles.

    (Combined Neg.)

    Note: Some excellent close up shots of all the members of the royal family.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1093.01
    Media URN:
    38144
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    19/08/1943
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:40:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:00:02:00 / 01:02:42:00
    Canister:
    43/66

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