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  • Short Summary

    Royal Visit to Kenya. Nice, clear cathedral footage towards the end

  • Description

    Machko & Nairobi, Kenya

    L.S's. Princess Margaret in Landrover, meets ex-servicemen. LS. Princess Margaret in Landrover, along ranks of ex-servicemen. Two people using cine-cameras LS. Little girl presents bouquet to Princess Margaret. Various shots of Kamba and other dancers. LS. Princess Margaret's car arrives Arch, as she leaves Machako. Various shots, dancers bid farewell to Princess, as her car passes camera, and goes away up road.(This takes up about two minutes of film) Dancers and drummers perform for Margaret. MS. Signposts MS. Destinations stated . (2 shots) Princess chatting with the Very Rev. Geoffrey Lester and another. LS. Arrival of Princess Margaret to Cathedral. LS. Princess's car arriving. LS. Princess alights and is greeted by Rev. Lester, the walks to Cathedral, where she is greeted by another clergy (good shot). MS. Nurses. Princess enters cathedral followed by lady-in-waiting. MS. Princess Margaret inside Cathedral, sits down and signs Visitors Book. (Lav.)

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2556.24
    Media URN:
    77896
    Group:
    Unissued / unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1956
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:05:35:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:50:55:00 / 01:56:30:00
    Canister:
    UN 2886 A

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