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  • Short Summary

    Uncut rushes of Royal visit to Canada, during Silver Jubilee celebrations. No sound track.

  • Description

    Fredricton, Canada. (Rushes without any sound.)

    Traditional Colonial sailing boat "Brunswick Lion. St. Johns -BC" moored at remote looking quayside, with a small group of people in traditional colonial dress. CU nameplate. Queen and Duke arrive by coach and horses and after greeting people go aboard. They look over the boat.

    From a yellow school bus children descend to a large grass area with the odd tent and crowds of other children. Queen leaves Old traditional village by Limo attended by Mounted Policemen. She walks through crowds of children.

    Royal party walk through folk village. Royal's in field of children and girl guides.
    Oxen and horses and carts at folk village. Back big grass area (Fredricson ?) with school children dancing and milling around. " Life in the settlement" sign, CU graphic pictures. Signs for " Kings Landing". Trees, river and watermill, coaches and horses cross wooden bridge. Horse and cart ride through rural scene by lake. ( Fredricton ?) Two boys rake grass. Men scythe long grass in front of wooden colonial house. Everyone in traditional dress.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2871.02
    Media URN:
    83274
    Group:
    Documentaries
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    1976
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:24:59:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:15:06:00 / 01:40:05:00
    Canister:
    DOCS

Comments (1)

  1. jamied says

    This footage was filmed on 15th July 1976.

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