• Short Summary

    King George VI and Queen Elizabeth visit a school for children of Merchant Navy men.

  • Description

    Unused / unissued material - location and dates unclear or unknown.

    MS King George VI and Queen Elizabeth (later the Queen Mother) arriving by car at Merchant Navy School housed in unknown large mansion.

    VS of King inspecting guard of honour and goes on to meet the principals of the school.

    VS of the King and Queen inspecting and talking with young boys and girls of the school. The Queen receives bouquet from head girl.

    MS King and Queen take salute at march past of the school led by older boys in uniform down to the young girls. They leave by car to cheers from pupils and parents.

    (Lav.)

    Old record suggests date as July 1941.

  • Tags

  • Data

    Film ID:
    1665.10
    Media URN:
    60367
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:03:30:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:27:45:00 / 01:31:15:00
    Canister:
    UN 281 D

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