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  • Short Summary

    King George V and Queen Mary pay their first official visit to Aberdeen, Scotland.

  • Description

    Item title reads - Royal visit to Aberdeen. King and Queen have great reception on first official visit "to the granite city". Scotland.

    M/S as King George V, wearing a kilt, stands next to a military man. Pipers and drummers stand to his left and he salutes. M/S of Queen Mary stood next to an official. M/S as the King walks with the officer. M/S as they walk down a line of men, possibly war veterans. The King stops to speak to a vicar who has medals on his chest. M/S as the couple climb into the royal carriage, a blanket is put over their knees, the King salutes. M/S of them sat in the carriage.

    Note: an orange tinted version exists.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    424.06
    Media URN:
    19844
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    01/10/1925
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:27:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:05:54:00 / 01:07:21:00
    Canister:
    G 1229

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