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  • Short Summary

    King George VI and Queen Elizabeth pay a visit to Winchester.

  • Description

    Unissued / unused material - location and date unclear or unknown.

    Winchester, Hampshire.

    VS of King George VI and Queen Elizabeth (later Queen Mother) driving in open car through crowd lined streets. They stop at the Guildhall and the King inspects the Guard of Honour. The Royals shakes hands with Mayor, Sir. Charles Davis.

    Travel shot as the Royals drive off through the crowds.

    Ext of Winchester Cathedral. The King and Queen arrive to be greeted by clerics. Shots of the Royals at Winchester College School being greeted by boys and masters.

    Shots of them driving off. Shots of King and Queen walking around Castle Square and talking to local children in crowd. More shots at the Cathedral. The King inspects Army Cadet Force. They are cheered as they leave.

    Old record suggests date as July 1946.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2100.10
    Media URN:
    63000
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:06:50:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:28:28:00 / 01:35:18:00
    Canister:
    UN 1476 B

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