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  • Short Summary

    King George V and Queen Mary attend Braemar Gathering in Scotland. Long version

  • Description

    Item title reads - In the heart of the Highlands. King and Queen see pick of Scotland's athletes at the famous Braemar Gathering. Scotland.

    M/S as pipers march through a village, Guards with spears follow. L/S as royal carriage pulled by horses arrives at the Braemar Gathering, people wave and cheer. M/S as King George V, wearing a kilt, gets out followed by Queen Mary, they are greeted by officials. Prince Albert, Duke of York and Elizabeth, Duchess of York follow them. L/S as opening ceremony takes place with people parading around the grounds. M/S of the King saluting. M/S of pipers and drummers in procession. M/S of Queen Mary watching. M/S of a man throwing the hammer. M/S of another tossing the caber.

    Note: there is another shorter version of this item with the same title and some similar footage on *PM0742*.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    742.39
    Media URN:
    35092
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    17/09/1928
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:48:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:52:23:00 / 01:55:11:00
    Canister:
    G 1538

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