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  • Short Summary

    Royal family greeted by crowd on rainy railway platform.

  • Description

    Sterkstroom

    Scenes on the platform at Sterkstroom when the royal family alighted from their train in the rain, to greet a crowd gathered there. CU. The King Gorge VI holding an umbrella up, followed by the Queen Elizabeth (later the Queen Mother) and several other people walking along platform chatting with some of the people. Princess Margaret with umbrella and raincoat, walks among the crowd on platform and chats to them. LS. Black people , mainly youngsters, dancing on the roadside.

    Note - date found in the old file 17/03/1947.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2136.15
    Media URN:
    63798
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:52:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:44:57:00 / 01:45:49:00
    Canister:
    UN 1645 E

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