• Short Summary

    Queen Elizabeth II inspects boy scouts at Windsor, Berkshire.

  • Description

    Item title reads - Queen sees her scouts.

    Windsor, Berkshire.

    Camera zooms in to Sir Charles Maclean, 27th chief scout, inspecting line up of other scouts. C/U scout's face. M/S Sir Charles walking along line, he shakes hands with a large scout. C/U a black boy scout. M/S Sir Charles walking down line. C/U Indian scout wearing turban. M/S pan Sir Charles walking to the saluting base with Queen Elizabeth II who is attending despite having a bad cold.

    Various shots of scouts marching towards the saluting base with castle in background. M/S Queen with Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh, and chief scout at the saluting base. M/S sea scouts marching past, they have the honour of providing the colour party for this year. Various shots as scouts march towards saluting base. Various shots of people watching march past. Side view scouts marching past Queen and Duke. M/S as Queen walks towards the camera with the chief scout to inspect the disabled boy scouts. Side view of people watching. M/S Queen smiling and shaking hands then talking to the boys. M/S Duke and Queen talking to the disabled boys.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1678.05
    Media URN:
    52577
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    28/04/1960
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:10:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:06:56:00 / 01:08:06:00
    Canister:
    60/35

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