• Short Summary

    Queen Elizabeth arrives for a service at St Giles Cathedral, Edinburgh, Scotland.

  • Description

    Queen Elizabeth arrives for a service at St Giles Cathedral, Edinburgh, Scotland.

    GV. Edinburgh. GV. Edinburgh Castle GV. Procession marching down Princes Street. LV. Top view, massed pipers marching down Princess Street. GV. Gardens. LV.

    Elevated, peers in open landaus carrying Scottish honours. TV. Crowd, pan to Queen and Duke in landau. LV. Royal landau turning corner. SV. Massed pipers turning corner. SV. People waving. Queen and Duke of Edinburgh (Prince Philip) waving pan to B.V. A.S. St. Giles. LV. Peers in procession. & SV. TV. Guard of Honour outside Cathedral.

    SV. Royal Landau arrives at Cathedral. SV. Duke of Hamilton holding crown on steps of Cathedral, SV. Queen and Duke talking to clergy on steps of Cathedral. CU. Pan, crown being carried. SV. Duke and Queen walking up steps of Cathedral.

    GV. Procession towards altar inside Cathedral. & SV. LV. Through pillars procession towards altar inside Cathedral. LV. Back view, Queen and Duke approaching altar. SV. Congregation. LV. Queen and Duke walking towards altar. & GV. Back view SV. Duke and Queen arriving at altar for blessing.

    SV. Queen and Duke being blessed. SV. Scottish Honours on altar National Anthem. CU. Crown on altar. GV. Back view Duke and Queen standing at altar & LV. SV. Queen and Duke stand before Dean of the Thistle The Right Rev. Charles L Warr.

    SV. Queen and Duke. SV. Crown being lifted from altar by clergyman. Pan as crown is carried towards Queen and presents it. The Duke of Hamilton walks forward takes it from Queen. SV. Flag hanging from Cathedral LV. Towards Queen and Duke preceded by regalia walking down aisle of Cathedral. & SV. SV. Crowd. SV. Queen and Duke descending steps outside Cathedral GV. Queen and Duke entering carriage. GV. Crowd. SV. Queen and Duke drive away waving to crowd.

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    Film ID:
    94.19
    Media URN:
    28576
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    29/06/1953
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:03:11:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:55:54:00 / 01:59:05:00
    Canister:
    53/48

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