• Short Summary

    Queen Elizabeth inspects a new block of flats in St. John's Wood.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "London - Model Flats Get Royal House Warming".

    St. John's Wood, London.

    GV Old tenements pan to new flats.

    SV Queen Elizabeth (later Queen Mother) being greeted. The Mayor of Marylebone, looks on.

    SV Children waving.

    MV Mayor of Marylebone escorts Queen to flats.

    MV Angle shot tenants leaning over balcony & waving.

    LS Queen & dignitaries on platform.

    SV Queen receiving purse from boy.

    MV Int. of flat - fireplace with fire burning. MV Int. of living room. MV Kitchen. CU Gas cooker & draining board into sink. MV Elev. pan from wash basin to bath.

    CU People waving from flag-draped window.

    SV Queen escorted by Mayor to car.

    MV Children waving.

    CU Queen in car driving away.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1407.25
    Media URN:
    45796
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    14/03/1949
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:04:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:34:14:00 / 01:35:18:00
    Canister:
    49/21

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