• Short Summary

    Princess Elizabeth and Princess Margaret attend Henley Royal Regatta. Oxfordshire.

  • Description

    Item title reads - Henley Royal Regatta.

    Oxfordshire.

    Various shots of spectators crowding the river in punts, boats, etc. L/S of motor launch, carrying Princess Elizabeth (later Queen Elizabeth II) and Princess Margaret Rose sailing up the Thames to the landing jetty. C/U Princess Elizabeth and Princess Margaret in the royal enclosure. Various shots of women wearing the latest in hat fashions. M/S of a man, dressed in rowing kit, with schoolboy type rowing hat, eating ice cream from plate with spoon.

    Various shots of a race in progress. Good shots of Princess Elizabeth and Margaret Rose, seated in open launch, following a race. Various views of the river bank, crowded with people, taken from the launch as it speeds along the river. M/S of the timekeepers and cheering spectators, one falls in the river with the excitement. M/S's as Princess Elizabeth presents her own trophy to the captain of Bedford School.

  • Tags

  • Data

    Film ID:
    1404.17
    Media URN:
    45691
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    11/07/1946
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:58:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:28:51:00 / 01:30:49:00
    Canister:
    46/55

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