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  • Short Summary

    Good shot of Boeing landing at Hong Kong, the Royal Party arrive and meet many VIPs.

  • Description

    Unissued / unused material - dates and locations may be unclear / unknown.

    Hong Kong

    LS BOAC Cunard Boeing 707 approaching very low over the city and landing at Hong Kong Airport, good shot. VS Crowds watching. CU Photographers with long lenses. LS and MS Boeing taxiing with the harbour in background. MV Princess Margaret and her husband, Lord Snowdon, walk down steps and are greeted by Sir David and Lady Trench and reception committee. VS Crowd shots at airport. CU Sign: BOAC Cunard on side of plane. MS Double decker bus on Hong Kong streets. MS War memorial pan to street. VS Street decorations around Hong Kong, the letter "M" for Margaret with a crown above it. VS Princess Margaret and Lord Snowdon with Sir David and Lady Trench leave a launch at Queens Pier and the Princess receives some flowers from a young girl. VS The Princess inspecting a naval Guard of Honour. VS The Princess and Lord Snowdon are then presented to a long line of V.I.P.s. The Royal party leave by car and arrive at another building where crowds have gathered to greet them.

    Note: Date on original record: 03/02/1966.

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    Film ID:
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    Unissued unused
    British Pathé
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    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:14:44:00 / 01:23:31:00
    UN 4115 B

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