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  • Short Summary

    Princess Grace and Prince Rainier visit Westport, Ireland, where Grace Kelly's forebears lived.

  • Description

    Unissued / unused material - dates and locations may be unclear / unknown.

    Westport, County Mayo, Ireland / Eire

    LS River scene in Westport area. CU Signpost in area. LS Main street, caravan passes, pan to signpost. LS Mountain landscape with Croagh Patrick in distance. MS Signpost to Croagh Patrick. MS Statue of St Patrick with mountain in background. (2 shots). MS Two little girls sitting on a wall, one waving. LS Westport main street, car bringing Prince Rainier and Princess Grace of Monaco (formerly Grace Kelly). MS Police hold back that crowd. CU Older man, a first cousin of Grace Kelly. CU Young woman in a hat, another first cousin. CU Second young woman, also a Kelly first cousin. MS Press photographers. MS and CU Children of Grace Kelly's relatives. MS Child with book on floor. Various shots, Princess Grace and Prince Rainier leaving the Presbytery in Westport where she met her cousins. MS Signpost to Westport (7 miles) pan down to four girls holding flowers sitting on wall. MS Thatched roof of cottage where Grace's grandfather was born pan down to Rainiers walking down path, they shake hands with owner Mrs Ellen Mulcrone and enter cottage.

    Note: Date on original paperwork reads: 15/06/1961

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2978.20
    Media URN:
    85469
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1961
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:54:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:47:54:00 / 01:50:48:00
    Canister:
    UN 3503 E

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