• Short Summary

    Newly engaged couple Princess Margaret and Anthony Armstrong-Jones together in Windsor.

  • Description

    Item title reads - Royal engagement.

    Princess Margaret and new fiance Anthony Armstrong-Jones (later Lord Snowdon) at Windsor, Berkshire.

    L/S exterior of Royal Lodge, Windsor. M/S as Princess Margaret and Anthony Armstrong-Jones walk out, they smile and chat. M/S of grounds. MS as they play with a King Charles spaniel dog. C/U's of them smiling. M/S as they walk along arm in arm and sit down in front of a table. M/S as they chat. C/U of Anthony's face camera pans across to Margaret's face and down to her ruby and diamond engagement ring. M/S of Queen Elizabeth the Queen Mother walking up to them smiling, she sits between them. Various shots of the three of them sat down chatting and smiling. M/S as Margaret and Anthony stroll along towards the camera, they smile.

    Amendment October 2011: A visitor to the site has written in to say that the King Charles Spaniel of this clip is actually a Cavalier King Charles Spaniel.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1668.01
    Media URN:
    52401
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    03/03/1960
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:38:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:00:20:00 / 01:01:58:00
    Canister:
    60/19

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