• Short Summary

    Queen Elizabeth and Duke of Edinburgh in Newfoundland and Quebec.

  • Description

    Title reads: "Royal Tour - Great Start".

    Newfoundland and Quebec, Canada.

    G/V Queen Elizabeth II and Duke of Edinburgh (Prince Philip) driving through town of Stephenville amidst cheering children. C/U children cheering and waving Union Jacks. Queen and Duke driving past cheering children. Procession of cars driving between lane of children.

    C/U small boy wearing hat with name "Schefferville" on (name of town). Panning shot Native Canadians (Indians) who have trekked in for Queen and Duke's visit to Gagnon Iron Mine. Queen and Duke with party watching works in the Iron mines. C/U large machine grab letting loose load of dirt into truck.

    G/V of Bowater Mills at Cornerbrook. Panning shot Queen walking with Sir Eric Bowater. C/U logs travelling up conveyor belts to mill. C/U Queen and Sir Eric Bowater watching logs on the conveyor belt. C/U logs. C/U Sir Eric Bowater with the Queen. G/V huge pile of logs. Sir Eric Bowater pointing out further points of interest. Huge pile of logs, pan to logs floating in river. Panning shot Queen and Duke drive away in huge Canadian car.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1587.09
    Media URN:
    51089
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:19:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:13:25:00 / 01:14:44:00
    Canister:
    59/51

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