• Short Summary

    Warm Scottish welcome for King Olav of Norway.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Scotland Welcomes King Olav".

    Warm Scottish welcome for King Olav of Norway.

    GV The Norwegian ship "Norge" tied up at Leith. LV King Olav stepping onto the quayside followed by the Duke of Gloucester. SV Sailor. SV Olav and the Duke of Gloucester walking past camera with Olav saluting. SV Crowd of children. SV Pan, the car moving away.

    SV At Edinburgh Station, Queen Elizabeth II and Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh arriving to await Olav's train. SV Train arriving. SV Group of VIPs including Lord Louis Mountbatten, Earl Home and Harold Macmillan. SV King Olav stepping from train, he shakes hands with the Queen, and kisses her on the cheek, he then kisses her hands, salutes the Duke and shakes hands with him. GV Crowd. SV The Queen presenting King Olav to Mr Macmillan and Earl Home. CU King Olav and the Queen.

    GV Outside the station as the landaus draw up. SV Queen getting into landau followed by King Olav who gets in. GV Crowd. GV The procession moving down Princess Street, camera zooms in to show the Queen and King Olav in a landau with the Duke of Edinburgh. BV As the procession moves down Princess Street.


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    Film ID:
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    Pathe newsreels
    British Pathé
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    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:26:45:00 / 01:28:02:00

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