• Short Summary

    Princess Elizabeth pays a visit to Plymouth, Exeter and Dartmoor.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Princess Tours West Country".

    Plymouth, Exeter, Dartmoor, Devon.

    Exeter.

    LS of Exeter Cathedral. Princess Elizabeth (later Queen Elizabeth II) in procession with Mayor of Exeter. SV Pan Princess and Mayor walking along towards tablet. MV Elevated crowd. SV Princess Elizabeth at mike. She says 'I have very great pleasure in uncovering this tablet and in fixing it in the position it is to occupy so that future generations may see where the rebuilding of Exeter began.' MV Top view crowd. SV Elizabeth's hand tightening up screws, pan up as Elizabeth walks to next screw. CU Tablet.

    Dartmoor.

    LV Dartmoor foxhound pack. Royal cars passing. Pan. MV Pan Royal car driving past people on Dartmoor.

    Plymouth.

    SV Children with Union Jacks in streets of Plymouth. SV Mayor presenting man to Elizabeth, pan down as small girl presents her with bouquet then runs bashfully back to her mother. MV Pan Elizabeth with Mayor and Mayoress arriving at St. Andrew's church, Plymouth pan up to church. SV Elizabeth unveiling tablet. MV Church steeple pan down to GV Elizabeth leaving church. LV Elevated Elizabeth walking away from church, followed by Mayor, Mayoress and others with umbrellas.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1425.35
    Media URN:
    46478
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    27/10/1949
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:44:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:53:31:00 / 01:55:15:00
    Canister:
    49/86

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