• Short Summary

    King George VI and Queen Elizabeth visit mining area of Yorkshire.

  • Description

    Title reads: "King and Queen visit coal mines".

    Yorkshire.

    Various shots of King George VI and Queen Elizabeth (later Queen Mother) stopping to talk to group of schoolchildren during their visit to Yorkshire mining area.

    Various shots of King and Queen speaking to group of miners who have just finished a shift at Wentworth.

    Various shots of King and Queen watching mechanical excavator at work on open cast mine at Bullcliffe Wood.

    M/S of King and Queen coming out of a building to their car. The Queen stops to say goodbye to a group of miners covered in coal dust.

  • Tags

  • Data

    Film ID:
    1364.10
    Media URN:
    44746
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    14/02/1944
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:56:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:20:10:00 / 01:21:06:00
    Canister:
    44/13

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