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  • Short Summary

    Material relating to newsreel story "Investiture Preparations" - 69/52.

  • Description

    Selected originals (offcuts, selected scenes, out-takes, rushes) for story "Investiture Preparations" 69/52.

    Various shots Lord Snowdon supervising the preparations for the investiture for the Prince of Wales at Carnarvon Castle. We see craftsmen and builders adding final touches to banners, platforms, seating and coats of arms in castle courtyard. Several shots statue of David Lloyd George outside castle. Several shots of exterior of Ede and Ravenscroft - Court Tailors and Robe Makers. Several good shots of Carnarvon (Caernarfon) town. Several shots stained glass windows inside the castle. Various shots ceremonial robes on mannequin - they are to worn by Prince Charles on day of investiture.

    Colour item.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2217.06
    Media URN:
    57333
    Group:
    Selected originals
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1969
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:07:02:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:08:07:00 / 01:15:09:00
    Canister:
    69/52 A (Selected Originals)

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