• Short Summary

    The Queen visits the Kyhber Pass in the North West Frontier of Pakistan

  • Description

    Queen visits North West Frontier.

    Various shots of men and women leading camels carrying supplies across the Khyber Pass. M/Ss of plaques built into the side of cliffs dedicated to the memory of British soldiers who died during the three Afghan wars. L/Ss Queen Elizabeth II's car being driven along bendy road. L/S sign reading 'Shagai' fort of the Khyber Pass Rifles. M/S of tribesmen walking towards camera with sheep for presentation.

    L/S Queen's car arriving in front of the "Malaks" chiefs. M/S Pan along the line of Malaks. L/S Queen standing in front of Malaks. C/U Malaks. L/S Queen walking along line of Malaks. M/S Line of Malaks. C/U Malak pan to another Malak. L/S Queen walking along line. C/U Armed Malaks with revolvers and bandoleers. C/U Bandoleer pan down to revolver in holster. C/U Queen and Duke of Edinburgh (Prince Philip) looking at sheep. C/U Queen being explained regards touching of sheep. M/S Queen touches sheep.

    Various shots of the Queen and Duke walking with the Malaks along the pass. M/Ss of Queen talking to Brigadier Rakhamangul.

    For more colour footage of the Queen on tour in India, see the documentary 'The Royal Tour of India' on Pathe Master Tape *PM1205*.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1710.13
    Media URN:
    53141
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    13/02/1961
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:55:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:31:27:00 / 01:34:22:00
    Canister:
    61/13

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