• Short Summary

    Footage of the Royal Counties show at Windsor. Berkshire.

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    "Royal Counties" Windsor agricultural show. Berkshire.

    Various good shots of stage coaches make their way along roadway from Windsor Castle towards the show. L/S of the Windsor Counties show ground. More good shots of stagecoaches including man blowing horn. Several shots of the stagecoaches and horses lined up side-by-side on show ground. L/S of huntsmen with hounds in arena. M/S of the hounds running. Various shots of several horses and traps moving around arena. C/U of elderly farmer watching.

    L/Ss of Queen Elizabeth II and the Duke of Edinburgh arriving at the show by horse and carriage. L/S of Queen and climbing into back of open topped Land Rover. L/S of crowd watching. C/U of Queen standing up in Jeep as she is driven around show. M/S of the Duke looking at very old steam lawnmower. C/U of the mower. M/S of the Duke with Mr Christopher Soames at the Ministry of Agriculture stand. M/S of Duke with young farmers. C/Us of various vegetables.

    M/S of the Queen walking past crowds as show make her way to the W.I. (Women's Institute Tent). Shots of the Queen inside tent. She examines bottle at home made wine stall. M/S of two women holding New Zealand white rabbit. C/U of the rabbit. Shots of the Queen looking at flowers at stall. M/Ss of the Duke examining old binding machine. The Duke examines traction engines before walking away. L/Ss of farmers judging Ayrshires. Numerous shots of cattle and bulls being paraded. Several shots of the Queen inspecting prize winning bulls and cows.

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    Pathe newsreels
    British Pathé
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    Available on request
    Time in/Out:
    01:11:40:00 / 01:15:24:00

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