Material relating to newsreel story 'Earl Plans Coronation' 52/89.
Selected originals (offcuts, selected scenes, out-takes, rushes) for story 'Earl Plans Coronation' - 52/89.
Mute version of Newsreel Story - first shot not superimposed.
Ministry of Works, Belgrave Square, London. Planning the route for the Coronation.
MV. Earl Marshal (Duke of Norfolk) seated at desk writing (for super) CU. Earl Marshal seated at desk writing. SV. Earl Marshal seated at desk and Mr. James Frere, Bluemantle Pursuivant walks in with book of dress regulations from last coronation. CU. Page of book being turned. CU. Frere, pan down to Earl Marshal looking at book. Frere opens folder at (9) to show Earl Marshal material. CU. Material. CU. Frere. CU. Hands feeling ermine. LV. Left to right: Mr. E. Bedford, Chief Architect, Ministry of Works, Mr. David Eccles. Sir Charles Mole, Director General Ministry of Works. Mr. M. Barker Press officer, looking at plans of coronation route. CU. Pencil pointing out Parliament Square, and Westminster Abbey on plan. CU. Eccles, pan to Bedford. SV. Men looking at model of coronation stand. CU. Eccles pointing out features of stand, pan up to Charles Mole. CU. Stand. LV. Left to right: Sir George Bellow, Garter Principal King of Arms: Earl Marshal: Mr. Heaton-Armstrong, Chester Herald: Master of Sinclair, Portcullis Pursuivant of Arms, looking at plans of Abbey. CU. Miss Nixon, hands sheaf of Plans to Sir George Bellow, who shows them to Earl Marshal. CU. Mr. Heaton-Armstrong looking at plans. CU. The Master of Sinclair, etc., looking at plans. LV. Earl Marshal and Co., looking at plans of Abbey. CU. Earl Marshal. LV. People looking at plans.