• Short Summary

    Winston Churchill steps off liner "Queen Mary" and gives short speech.

  • Description

    Unissued / unused material.

    Sir Winston Churchill arrives back in the UK, Southampton, Hampshire. Sound does not start until 01:01:29.

    LS ocean liner "Queen Mary" in dock. LS "Queen Mary" docking. LS Churchill seated in the lounge, posing for photographers. MS Churchill disembarking. LS Churchill entering train. LS "Cunarder Express" leaving Southampton station. MS Churchill walking from the ship to microphone, people cheer. Churchill says (natural sound): "Here we are again after a very pleasant voyage, and after an agreeable change, in most salubrious surroundings". Churchill and entourage walks away.

    Date on dope sheet is 29/01/1953.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2644.01
    Media URN:
    78712
    Group:
    Unissued / unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1953
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:14:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:00:01:00 / 01:02:15:00
    Canister:
    UN 2498 C

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