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  • Short Summary

    Various shots of the Princess visiting a Jubilee exhibition at Farnborough, Hampshire of the Royal Aircraft Establishment.

  • Description

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

    Farnborough, Hampshire

    Various shots, Princess Margaret in an exhibition hanger at the RAE / Royal Aircraft Establishment Jubilee, a man is explaining a piece of engineering (appears to be able to plot positioning, possibly the "Cave Man bomber" ?). The Princess is presented with a gift. MS Women watching the Royal tour. MS A workman explaining his work to the Princess. MS She is accompanied by her entourage, out of the exhibition and across the tarmac.

    CU Royal Navy helicopter on the tarmac. Princess Margaret alights and is met by officials (possibly of De Havilland Productions). (2 shots). MS Crowd of women. MS and CU Princess walks across tarmac past camera. Various shots, Princess is introduced to various people and surrounded by onlookers.

    Tracking shot past crowds. Various shots, Princess on gangway being shown experimental tank and wing tester. MS Princess watching flying display. LS Helicopters flying slowly overhead in formation. MS A young girl presents a bouquet to the Princess. Princess leaving by helicopter. Various shots, the Princess boards her helicopter and leaves.

    Note: "Date received" on original paperwork reads: 07/07/1955. The notes also mention that the Princess sees "The Cody Tree" and "De Havilland Productions".

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2686.25
    Media URN:
    79691
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1955
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:06:28:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:49:32:00 / 01:56:00:00
    Canister:
    UN 2749 D

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