• Short Summary

    Queen visits centre where tins, glass bottles and paper have been collected for recycling.

  • Description

    Title reads: "The Queen visits Salvage Centres".

    Paddington, London.

    Various shots of Queen Elizabeth (later Queen Mother) visiting a salvage centre, she looks at the vast collection of items that will go towards the war effort. The Lord Mayor of Paddington accompanies the Queen. Items include bottles, tins and paper for recycling, also an old tin helmets from World War One, they have been collected by the Women's Voluntary Service (WVS). Brief M/S of Queen inspecting work of men on railway line. High angled shot of Royal car driving away.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1111.22
    Media URN:
    38661
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    03/04/1941
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:40:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:23:46:00 / 01:24:26:00
    Canister:
    41/27

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