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  • Short Summary

    Shots of King and Queen arriving at Royal Hunt Cup.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Royal Ascot"

    Ascot Racecourse, Berkshire.

    Pan across stands with large crowds. LS of posh people sitting on carriages dressed in top hats. VS of women in fashionable clothes. VS of royal carriage coming in through gates. King George VI and Queen Elizabeth (later Queen Mother) are in the coach with two other men. MS of crowd watching. VS of people eating and drinking. Tic tac men give signals to book makers. LS of King and Queen arriving in Royal Box. CU of name board for Royal Hunt Cup. VS of horse race. LS of horse being led into winner's enclosure.

    N.B. Item found in Unidentified Gazettes reel.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2747.31
    Media URN:
    80915
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1930 - 1939
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:55:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:38:05:00 / 01:39:00:00
    Canister:
    UNI GAZ ROLL 43

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