• Short Summary

    Princess Elizabeth and Prince Philip visit Agricultural Show in Shrewsbury.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Shrewsbury. Princess Opens The 'Royal' Agricultural Show".

    Shrewsbury, Shropshire.

    LV GV Elevated back view Royal cars driving through crowds. MV Pan Princess Elizabeth (later Queen Elizabeth II) and Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh driving in car. SV Crowd MV Elizabeth being greeted by Lord Digby and Tom Williams, Minister of Agriculture at Royal Agricultural Show. SV Elizabeth and Philip shaking hands. LV Elevated Elizabeth walking through crowd. She stops to watch man whittling. SV Elizabeth and others watching man whittling, pan down to man whittling. SV Elizabeth talking to boat builder pan down to boat. CU Philip and Elizabeth talking to boat builder.

    LV Crowd. SV Elizabeth walking by sheep pens. CU Sheep in pens. MV Elizabeth with Tom Williams leaning over pen stroking sheep.

    MV Towards horses being paraded. MV Back view personalities in Royal Box. Horses being paraded in background. SV Personalities in Royal Box. MV Pan white pony being trotted past. MV Ditto, black pony. MV Foal and horses ditto. MV Cart horse ditto. SV Personalities in Royal Box.

    MV Prize bullocks being paraded. SV Pan prize bullock. MV and SV Towards Scottish cattle being paraded. LV Pan Elizabeth with Lord Digby, etc. walking across arena. SV Pan crowd waving SV Towards and pan Princess Elizabeth and Lord Edward Digby.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1417.20
    Media URN:
    46173
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    11/07/1949
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:31:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:28:33:00 / 01:30:04:00
    Canister:
    49/55

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