• Short Summary

    Queen and Duke of Edinburgh visit Caernarvon Castle.

  • Description

    Caernarvon Castle, Wales.

    GV Caernarvon Castle. STV Queen Elizabeth II and Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh arriving at Castle. SV trumpeters on ramparts. LV Lord David Ormsby-Gore Harlech presents key. SV Queen touches key. LV Queen enters castle. AS Royal standard flying. SV & LV Harlech with Queen, Sir David Maxwell Fyffe with Duke of Edinburgh walking. GV & SV pan, crowds. Royal party making way to dais. LV party mounting dais. SV crowd. LV officials queue to be presented. SV Queen and Duke smiling and chatting to officials. GV old workers queuing for presentation. SCU old worker shaking hands with Queen. GV crowd. SV Queen leaving platform to go to Queen Elinore's Gate. SV coats of arms and crown. SV Royals making way to Gate. LV Royals about to step onto balcony. TV crowd cheering. SV & CU Queen and Duke waving from balcony.

    Rhyl, Wales.

    GV Eisteddfod pavilion at Rhyl. SV bards (200 members of the Gorsedd of Bards) entering pavilion. SCU bardesses with horns. SCU pan, Reverend A. E. Jones, Cynan Archdruid of Wales. SV Queen and Duke arriving. SV crowd. SCU Royals entering Pavilion. GV interior pavilion. SV Chief Bard (the Cynan Archdruid) meeting Royals.

    (Lav. & Uncut Neg.) (Uncut Neg."B") (Long Cut Comb.Neg. "E") (Orig. "F" "G")

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    104.15
    Media URN:
    28634
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    16/07/1953
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:34:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:59:13:00 / 02:01:47:00
    Canister:
    53/53 (Specials)

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