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  • Short Summary

    Queen Mother at march past of Cameron Highlanders before receiving Freedom of Inverness.

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    Unissued / unused footage - dates and locations may be unclear / unknown.

    Queen Mother (Queen Elizabeth) and Cameron Highlanders receive Freedom of Inverness, Scotland.

    General views of Inverness Castle and river. L/S of Queen Mother arriving at Town Hall. M/S of Queen Mother being welcomed by Provost and Town Clerk. M/S of Queen Mother inspecting Camerons. Various shots of Cameron Highlanders marching through Inverness, marching past the Queen Mother on dais; the parade includes veterans. M/S of Queen Mother with Cameron officer on the dais. M/S of crowds waving. Queen Mother is driven off in open-backed car. L/S of Royal car driving through cheering crowds in Inverness.

    L/S interiors, of Queen Mother accompanied by Mr Wotherspoon (sp? Wetherspoon?) entering the Playhouse Cinema. L/S of ceremony on the stage of the Playhouse (see UN 2549 A for sound footage). Audience applauding.

    General view of the Queen Mother's car outside the Playhouse, with crowds gathering. L/S of Queen Mother leaving the Playhouse Cinema and being driven along crowd-lined streets.

    M/S of the Queen Mother inspecting Camerons and talking to veterans on parade ground (see UN 2549 B for sound footage).

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    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Unissued unused
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:40:39:00 / 01:47:21:00
    UN 2550 A

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