• Short Summary

    Queen Elizabeth and Duke of Edinburgh on Royal Train travelling through Rockies.

  • Description

    Title reads: "Queen in the West".

    British Colombia, Canada.

    Travel shot from royal train of the Canadian Rockies. Travel shot showing rock face and mouth of a disused mine. G/V from train of a wooded mountain. G/V as train makes its way along bank of a river. G/V as the train crosses the river.

    G/V from train people waiting at the railway lines at town of Ashcroft. L/S train drawing into Ashcroft. G/V crowds at Ashcroft. C/U Queen Elizabeth II and Duke of Edinburgh (Prince Philip) being greeted by officials. C/U small boy on his father's shoulders watching. C/U Queen and Duke. People at Ashcroft. M/S Queen and Duke boarding the train.

    G/V from moving train of the countryside. G/V crowds in the grounds of Government House in Victoria. Various C/Us Queen walking among the crowds. Duke is presented with pair of peregrine falcons. Various shots Queen and King watching Red Indian dancers.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1589.26
    Media URN:
    51318
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    23/07/1959
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:38:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:32:26:00 / 01:34:04:00
    Canister:
    59/59

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