• Short Summary

    The Queen inspects the home fleet anchored in the river Clyde, Scotland.

  • Description

    Item title reads - Queen reviews fleet.

    The river Clyde, Scotland.

    Various shots of the fleet anchored in Clyde. M/S Royal yacht 'Britannia' arriving. M/S as warships fire salute. H.M.S. 'Kent', M/S crew onboard. M/S Queen Elizabeth II walking to meet the crew with captain R. A. Begg, M/S as she shakes hands with rating. C/U Queen smiling and talking. M/S officers. M/S as they give her three cheers, Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh, walks up to join her. L/S submarine 'Dreadnought'. M/S as she is piped onboard with the Prince and shakes hands with officers. M/S as she climbs down hatch into the submarine.

    Various shots flotilla of boats watching. M/S sailors piping the couple onboard, C/U sign 'Maidstone', M/S Queen going aboard. She greets captain and officers. L/S Prince Charles, Prince of Wales, and Princess Anne, Princess Royal, on 'Dreadnought' going down hatch. L/S hills with fleet in front. M/S 'Britannia' sailing past ships on inspection. L/S's sailors saluting from decks. C/U Union Jack flag flying. Various shots warships firing salute. M/S sailors taking off hats and giving three cheers.

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    Film ID:
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    Pathe newsreels
    British Pathé
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    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:38:58:00 / 01:41:42:00

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