Princess Margaret and husband visit HMS Hampshire in Clydebank, Scotland.
Elevated long shot of Princess Margaret and husband Lord Snowdon (Anthony Armstrong Jones) arriving and getting out of car at Clydebank, Scotland for the visit to HMS Hampshire. They are introduced to local dignitaries by the Lord Lieutenant of Dumbarton. Elevated long shot of aft section of HMS Hampshire. GV. Looking through crane gantry of HMS Hampshire. GV. Pan of the ship. LS. Aft of ship with the White Ensign being raised. MS. The ship's captain Robert White, CBE, comes aboard. MS. Princess Margaret coming aboard. Various shots of the Captain showing Princess Margaret and Mr Armstrong Jones around the ship. MLS. Helicopter with the blades folded in one small flight deck. Various shots of the quay prior to the Princess going aboard. MCU. The White Ensign flying in breeze. MS. Sailors going aboard. MS. Sign on ship "Hampshire". MS. Inside the machinery control room of the Hampshire. Various shots of the cooks at work in modern galley. GV. Dining room being prepared. MS. Officer on the telephone in the ship's bridge. MCU. Same officer on the telephone, he puts phone down and looks about him. Various shots of the Captain White posing for camera. BGV. HMS Hampshire in dock. MS. Two ratings standing by the jackstaff. Various shots of the royal car drawing up and the Princess and her husband leaving the car, they are introduced to several dignitaries and receive a bouquet from a young girl, then take their place in the stands for the start of the ceremony. GV. Service taking place on quay. Row of sailors with their hats off. MS. Captain White going aboard. MS. Princess Margaret going aboard followed by Mr Armstrong Jones. LS. From quay of royal couple touring ship. Various shots of the public going aboard.
Date found in the old record - 15/03/1963.