• Short Summary

    Queen Elizabeth II opens road tunnel under the River Tyne.

  • Description

    No title. Queen Elizabeth II opens new Tyne tunnel, Tyneside, Tyne and Wear.

    L/S River Tyne. L/S access road to the new tunnel. L/S toll gates. L/S tunnel entrance. Angle shot lights in the tunnel.

    M/S dignitaries waiting for the Queen in pouring rain. C/U MP Barbara Castle. L/S Queen walking towards the camera, she is greeted by Barbara Castle. C/U Queen. C/U Duke of Edinburgh (Prince Philip). L/S Queen and Duke along line shake hands. C/U Guard of Honour mounted by the Northumberland Fusiliers, pan to Queen inspecting the troops. M/S crowd of kids waving. C/U ditto.

    Panning shot Queen in car driving to tunnel. Travel shot wall of tunnel. Travel shot through tunnel.

  • Tags

  • Data

    Film ID:
    2045.03
    Media URN:
    56469
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    22/10/1967
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:18:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:02:00:00 / 01:03:18:00
    Canister:
    67/85

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