• Short Summary

    Royal yacht 'Gothic' arrives at Melbourne after cancellation of Royal Tour.

  • Description

    Unused / unissued footage - dates and locations may be unclear / unknown.

    Royal yacht 'Gothic' arrives in Melbourne, Australia, after cancellation of Royal Tour due to death of King George VI.

    Australian newsreel titles read: '"Gothic" in Melbourne: ROYAL YACHT ONLY MEMENTO OF TOUR'.

    General views of 'Gothic' at anchor. M/S of chairs being put into storage. M/S of settee and mirror. M/S of furniture being covered up in the Duke of Edinburgh's room.

    C/U of Chief Steward Smith. M/S of the Duke's writing desk. C/U of Duke's telephone. L/S covering chairs in the Queen's suite. C/U of the Queen's ivory telephone. Shots of a man covering chairs in the Royal dining room. M/S of the Royal veranda cafe. M/S of Commander Captain AV Richardson.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2589.09
    Media URN:
    69678
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:15:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:34:28:00 / 01:35:43:00
    Canister:
    UN 2427 C

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