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  • Short Summary

    King George V rides through streets in open carriage at ceremony attended by Beefeaters.

  • Description

    King George V - Royal Drive.

    London.

    Guards ride across square, watched by crowds. 2 riders w/ top hats. King's coach etc.

    CU King and 2 others climbing into coach - he wears narrow hat w/ plumes - old kind of naval hat. CU King sitting in coach; then it drives off.

    M/S of people milling about near awning-covered entrance to building. A line of Beefeaters walk off up the street. Some boys in mortar boards are also seen.

    Pomp; tradition; Royalty.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1924.32
    Media URN:
    73422
    Group:
    Old negatives
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1914 - 1918
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:56:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:44:09:00 / 01:46:05:00
    Canister:
    ON 152 A

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