• Short Summary

    Queen Elizabeth II opens new Mint in Cardiff, Wales.

  • Description

    No title - Queen Elizabeth II opens new Mint at Cardiff, Wales.

    M/S Queen Elizabeth II and dignitaries walking towards camera at City Hall, Cardiff. Various shots Queen with Mayor of Cardiff walking along road. C/U Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh walking with dignitaries. C/U Prince Charles, Prince of Wales. C/U crowd of dignitaries watching. C/U pan Royal car as it leaves for the Mint. Travel shot past waving crowd. Various travel shots procession of cars past crowds.

    M/S cars arriving at the Mint. Interior L/S new Mint. The Queen accompanied by official walks forward to meet people. C/U Queen meeting officials. C/U Prince Philip talking. C/U Prince Charles. C/U new coins being emptied from bag into coin machine. C/U Queen with official looking at coins on moving belt, pan to moving belt. M/S Queen with officials walking in Mint.

    C/U Queen with official walking past machine. C/U Prince Charles walking past machine. M/S Queen with officials and Roy Jenkins beside coin machine. C/U Queen, pan down to decimal coin she is holding in her hand. C/U coin being put into small case. M/S Queen smiling. C/U two pence pieces.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2087.18
    Media URN:
    57042
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    22/12/1968
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:13:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:36:00:00 / 01:37:13:00
    Canister:
    68/103

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