• Short Summary

    King George VI and Queen Elizabeth visit bombed area of Manchester and Stoke-on-Trent.

  • Description

    Title reads: "Royal Tour of Bombed Areas".

    Manchester.

    Various shots of King George VI and Queen Elizabeth (later Queen Mother) with Herbert Morrison and Lord Mayor of Manchester, walking amongst people in areas destroyed by aerial bombardment. M/S of the Queen talking to people in a street. C/U of woman with baby talking to Queen. Panning shot of pile of rubble. C/U of Queen talking to more people in crowd. Various shots of King inspecting ruins of Royal Exchange. Workmen stand on rubble of bomb site holding spades.

    Stoke-on-Trent, Staffordshire.

    Various shots of the King and Queen walking amongst cheering crowds at Stoke. The King and Queen are there to visit a large pottery works.

    Note: see also record for QUEEN'S TOUR on tape *PM1043* (film id 1143.01).

  • Tags

  • Data

    Film ID:
    1101.07
    Media URN:
    38422
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    20/02/1941
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:45:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:14:56:00 / 01:15:41:00
    Canister:
    41/15

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