• Short Summary

    The royal family attend various official events on their visit to Scotland.

  • Description

    Item title reads - Scotland's Royal Welcome.

    M/S's of King George VI laying the memorial stone for Scottish Veterans' Garden City at Muirhouse. M/S as the King and Queen Elizabeth (later Queen Mother) meet Sir Harry Lauder, he walks back down steps and smiles at camera. Then they meet Will Fyffe. M/S as the Queen waves.

    L/S of the King and Queen with Princess Elizabeth (later Queen Elizabeth II) and Princess Margaret Rose on the roof of Holyrood House, they watch pipers parade. The King and Queen arrive to attend the anniversary of the Scottish British Legion, the King is dressed in Highland costume. M/S of the two Princesses looking on, they walk along holding bouquets of flowers. C/U of the King and Queen in open military car, it drives off. Various shots of them standing in the back on the drive back to Holyrood house, followed by Princesses Elizabeth and Margaret standing in the back of their vehicle.

  • Tags

  • Data

    Film ID:
    1404.07
    Media URN:
    45681
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    04/07/1946
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:20:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:11:43:00 / 01:13:03:00
    Canister:
    46/53

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