• Short Summary

    Queen visits Aston Martin works in Buckinghamshire.

  • Description

    Buckingham, Buckinghamshire.

    SV. Pan, Queen Elizabeth II walking with Mayor of Buckingham through street. GV. The Aston Martin Lagonda factory. SV. Men working on Aston Martin, & CU. CU. Another man working. LV. The Queen with David Brown, Aston Martin Chief, walking over to look at car under construction. SV. The Queen looking. Pan to workmen. CU. Pan as the Queen stops to look at cylinder block. LV. Queen walks past cars under construction. CU. The Queen looking. CU. Mechanic working. SV. Pan, Prince Philip the Duke of Edinburgh, walking along production line. CU. Mechanic working on engine. LV. Pan, the Queen looking at completed cars including the James Bond Aston Martin. CU. The Bond Aston Martin. LV. Little boy Ian Heggie drives junior version of Bond car in front of Queen. SV. The Queen looking, pan to car. CU. Ian Heggie throws switch on panel. CU. Number plate turns. CU. The Duke smiling. CU. Over rider on the car project. CU. Side light opens to show guns behind. CU. The Queen laughing. LV. As the car ejects smoke screen.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1791.07
    Media URN:
    55200
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    07/04/1966
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:34:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:24:04:00 / 01:25:38:00
    Canister:
    66/28

Comments (1)

  1. jamied says

    The visit took place on 4 April 1966.

    The "James Bond Aston Martin" referred to is an Aston Martin DB5.

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