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    Princess Margaret walking in Capri & visiting Blue Grotto by boat.

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    Capri, Italy.

    Documentation states Princess Margaret arrived at Capri on an Italian Navy launch which belonged to Italy's former King Umberto Savoia. On the pier she was welcomed by Capri's Mayor and Major Thomas Harvey and Lady Harvey. The Princess is staying at the Morgano-Tiberio Hotel. On the Admiralty's yacht the Princess sunned herself wearing a one piece bathing suit and a large caprese straw hat.

    LS. Italian Naval launch speeding to Capri, carrying Princess Margaret. MS pan around houses, around harbour at Capri. Terraced houses on hill behind. MS Needles of rock sticking out of the bay at Capri. Foliage in foreground LS. Launch coming in to the jetty while people wait on quay to greet Margaret. MS. Princess Margaret, Major Thomas Harvey and Lady Oliver Harvey travelling along coast road. in car. MS. Princess with Mrs Harvey walking in grounds of the Morgano, Tiberio Hotel where they are staying. MS. Mrs. Harvey, Princess Margaret and Major Thomas Harvey walking towards down street. The two women carry large straw hats. MS. Margaret and Lady Harvey leaving hotel. SCU. Margaret walking in grounds. SCU. Head and shoulders of Margaret wearing sun glasses. LS. Princess Margaret walking down to yacht. LS. Elevated yacht with Margaret entering and Major Harvey (the man in shirt tails) in boat. MS. Admiralty yacht carrying Princess Margaret to the Blue Grotto. MS sightseers in rowing boats following MS sight seers in boats MS bows of admiralty launch outside Blue Grotto CU wake of admiralty launch. Pan up to houses on waterfront at Capri.

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    Film ID:
    2483.05
    Media URN:
    67450
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    1949
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:17:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:26:43:00 / 01:28:00:00
    Canister:
    UN 2117 C

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