• Short Summary

    Queen Elizabeth inspects soldiers from London Scottish Regiment in Palace gardens.

  • Description

    Title reads: "Her Majesty inspects the London Scottish at Buckingham Palace".

    London.

    Various shots of Queen Elizabeth (later Queen Mother) being introduced to soldiers from the London Scottish Regiment. We see the Queen walk to centre of lawn and stand on small plinth. Good views of Buckingham Palace and its gardens.

    Various shots of Queen inspecting regiment. She also inspects regiment of men in bowler hats and civilian suits, look older than other soldiers - possibly war veterans?

    L/S of London Scottish Regiment giving three cheers. Various shots of regiment marching past Queen, across the Palace grounds. C/U of Queen talking to an officer, she smiles and he salutes her.

    Note: intermittent sound during story - item is mute until 01:43:02, and after 01:44:00. Also some shots, especially towards end of item look like cuts / rushes.

    Note: see also HER MAJESTY INSPECTS THE LONDON SCOTTISH (version 2 of 2), film ID number 939.53. This version has a complete soundtrack.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    939.52
    Media URN:
    14015
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    18/10/1937
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:05:28:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:42:15:00 / 01:47:43:00
    Canister:
    37/83

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