• Short Summary

    Newly returned from their Norwegian visit, the Queen and Prince Philip tour Scotland.

  • Description

    Scotland, various.

    Dundee. GV. Britannia steaming up Tay river. SC. Queen Elizabeth II with scarf over her head on bridge of Britannia. GV. Britannia nearing quayside. SV. Pan from flags flying on Britannia to quayside. SCV. Queen and Duke of Edinburgh walking down gangway from Britannia. SCU. Marines lined up on board Britannia. SCU. Queen greeted by Lord Provost. SV. People watching. SV. Pan with Queen and Duke as they walk to car. Top shot, people outside City Chambers, Dundee, waiting for Queen. SCU. Queen and Duke on balcony of City Chambers, waving to crowds. GTV. Crowds waving and cheering. GV. Queen's College. SV. Students waiting in rain for Queen to leave College. SCV. Students laying down cloaks for Queen as she leaves college. SCV. Students with umbrellas watching. SV. Queen as she walks across cloaks to car, followed by Prince Philip.

    Midlothian. GV. Children dancing traditional country dances at Middleton Camp Residential School. SCU. Queen on balcony watching. GV. Children's display of physical training. SCU. Queen receiving bouquet from a little girl. GV. Children playing football. SV. Towards, Queen as she leaves school walking through lane of children. SCU. Duke in cabin of helicopter as he leaves school to visit the Queen's Own Cameron Highlanders. GV. Pan, with helicopter as it takes off.

    Hawick. GV. Queen's Own Cameron Highlanders with pipes and drums marching. SCU. Soldiers of the Q.O.C.H. watching. SCU. Duke, as he ties handkerchief on tug-of-war rope. SV. Duke starts tug-of-war. SCU. Men pulling hard on rope. GV. Crowds watching. SV. Pan with Duke as he walks across to his helicopter, and gets in.

    Edinburgh. GV. Edinburgh, aerial shot. GV. 603 Squadron of the Royal Auxiliary Air Force, lined up in Holyrood Palace grounds. SV. Pan, Queen presents Standard to Flying Officer Henshaw. CU. Jewelled brooch presented to Queen. CU. Pan with officer as he walks forward to give brooch to Queen. Queen then steps back and looks at brooch.

    (Lav.) (Orig.F.) (Scottish Issue)

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    533.06
    Media URN:
    30897
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    07/04/1955
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:03:27:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:07:45:00 / 01:11:12:00
    Canister:
    55/53

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