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  • Short Summary

    A story about the Royal Party - including Queen Mary and King George V - at Ascot.

  • Description

    Ascot, Berkshire.

    Long panning shot of very grand building with columns. High angled L/S of people in very posh clothes coming down the red carpeted stairs of a garden terrace. Various L/Ss of the Royal Enclosure at the Ascot race course, gentlemen in top hats and women in long dresses mill about underneath awnings and marquees.

    L/S of two riders on white horses escorting a Royal carriage (probably containing Queen Mary and King George V). L/S of the Royal carriage driving along the race course past crowds on spectators in the stands. Good L/S of the racecourse stands. C/U of a balcony on one of the stands, three men in top hats talking to Queen Mary. L/S of a race in progress. C/U of some of the Royal party watching from the balcony.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    212.19
    Media URN:
    21544
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    17/06/1920
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:42:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:24:41:00 / 01:26:23:00
    Canister:
    G 677

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