• Short Summary

    The Queen and Prince Philip tour Panama before sailing across Pacific

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    LV Royal barge approaching the "Gothic" at Kingston, Jamaica. STV showing Duke of Edinburgh and Queen Elizabeth II in barge. LV H.M.S. 'Riding' at anchor. SV Queen and Prince Philip stepping aboard the Gothic. SV angle shot, Royal Standard flying from mast. SV & SCU Queen and Duke shaking hands with naval officers. GV Kingston Harbour as ship leaves. LV small boat in harbour. LV Gothic leaving. GV Gothic arriving at Panama Canal. SV American Guard of Honour at Christobel. SV Queen and Duke come ashore from Gothic and chat to American officer (2 shots). LV American Guard of Honour, present arms. SV Queen and Duke walk past Guard of Honour. CU soldier salutes (Panamanian). SV Queen walking towards car with President of Panama, Mr Jose Remon. SV troops present arms. SV and SCU pan, Queen with President in car. Queen holding parasol. SCU pan, Duke in car riding with Panama's Foreign Minister. GV Royal cars going through main street. LV and SV, angle shot, Gothic entering Pedro Miguel Lock on the Panama Canal. CU "Gothic" written on boat. LV lock gates opening. SV electric towing engine. LV and back view, Gothic going through lock. GV Gothic out of lock and going up canal. LV & SV pan, Queen and Duke walking along to the control room of the Miraflores Lock control tower. LV American ship "Junior" in the lock. SV & SCU Queen and Duke looking at lock controls, explained by Mr Barlow, operator of Miraflores Lock. LV towing engine working on lock side. SV Queen operating a switch. LV American ship "Junior" moving up lock.

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    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Pathe newsreels
    British Pathé
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    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:16:11:00 / 01:18:37:00

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