• Short Summary

    Princess Margaret visits Deganwy and Conway Castle, North Wales.

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    Deganwy & Conway Castle, North Wales.

    SV. Princess Margaret leaving train, she is greeted by Lord Lieutenant of Caernarvonshire, Colonel W. H. Wynne Finch and Mrs Finch, who gives Princess a bouquet. CU. Sign 'Welcome to Wales'. SV. Towards and pan, Princess Margaret walking along platform with Lord Lieutenant. Top view, crowds waiting in roadway, pan down to Princess walking out of station. GV. Welsh mountains. SCU. Pan, Princess Margaret in car driving on way to Conway castle. CU. Woman waving. LV. Towards and pan, royal car driving through packed streets of Conway. GV. Conway Castle. SV. Princess Margaret being presented with bouquet from Heather Jones at castle. SV. Heather Jones curtsies and walks away. LV. Princess Margaret talking to various dignitaries, & CU. SV. Welsh children in national costume waving. SV. Princess Margaret signs visitor's book. SCU. Pan down Princess Margaret signing book. CU. Princess Margaret signing the book, pan up to Princess Margaret smiling after signing.

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    Pathe newsreels
    British Pathé
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    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:23:34:00 / 01:24:42:00

Comments (1)

  1. cybi1956 says

    My Taid (Grandfather) appears (view; back of head) being presented to HRH fm 00:44 to 00:47 as Chairman of Penmaenmawr Urban District Council; as they then were. I have a still of the encounter which shows both Nain and Taid from a better perspective. The only 'movie' clip of a very dear man.

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