• Short Summary

    King George II and Queen Elizabeth visit Marlborough College.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "MARLBOROUGH".

    Marlborough College, Wiltshire.

    Several shots of the crowded street of Marlborough. King George VI and Queen Elizabeth (later Queen Mother) shaking hands with the Mayor James Duck on steps of (presumably) Town Hall. Several shots of the royal car moving through crowded streets on route to Marlborough College. Car arriving to College. King stepping out and shaking hands with Archbishop of Canterbury and several other men. Queen is greeted by Archbishop of Canterbury as well. Boys cheering. Close up shot of the King and Queen walking along lines of boys. Close up shot of the King and Queen watching boys frying sausages. The boys frying sausages. King and Queen looking at sausages. Queen sampling sausages surrounded by the boys.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1424.18
    Media URN:
    46423
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    18/03/1948
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:05:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:23:07:00 / 01:25:12:00
    Canister:
    48/23

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