• Short Summary

    Item about Gordonstoun School, looking ahead to Prince Charles' imminent arrival.

  • Description

    Title reads: "School for Prince Charles".

    Gordonstoun Public School, Scotland.

    Various shots of showing famous public school where Prince Charles (Prince of Wales) is to go. We see boys in grounds, in playground, in classroom, laboratories, in library, on assault course and sculpting clay in art studio. Photograph of youthful Prince Philip (Duke of Edinburgh) in school play at Gordonstoun.

    Library footage: various shots Queen Elizabeth II inspecting boys at Eton College (suggested as alternative for Charles).

    Library footage: various shots of Prince Charles arriving at Cheam Prep School in 1958 with the Queen and the Duke.

    Various shots Gordonstoun boys cycling on country lane. Various shots Gordonstoun boys doing sea training on trawler.

    Library footage: various L/Ss of Prince Charles sailing on yacht with Duke.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1709.32
    Media URN:
    53122
    Group:
    Unissued / unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    29/01/1962
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:01:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:44:06:00 / 01:46:07:00
    Canister:
    62/9

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