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  • Short Summary

    Material relating to newsreel story "The Coronation of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth" - 53/41.

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    Selected Originals (offcuts, selected scenes, out takes, rushes) for story "The Coronation of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth" - 53/41.

    Some different material from the newsreel story.

    Westminster Abbey, London.

    High angled shot, pages arriving. L/S Queen receiving homage from Archbishop of Canterbury (Dr Geoffrey Fisher). High elevated, Queen receiving Sceptre with Dove and Cross. High elevated, Queen receiving Glove. C/U Queen receiving Orb. L/S Queen in Supertunica walks to King Edward's Chair.

    High elevated, receiving the Orb, which is then taken away. M/S Taking away the Orb. M/S. Receiving the Ring, the Armills and the Supertunica. LS. Queen with Sword of State, rises. L/S & M/S of Queen Mother, Princess Alice of Greece and Princess Margaret watching ceremony.

    M/S Small group of Peers, includes Viscount Alexander (Lord Harold Alexander - Conservative Defence Minister). M/S Group of white - caped Peers. M/S A Candelabra.


    Newsreel Story is on Master Tape *PM0082* & *PM0084*.

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    Film ID:
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    Selected originals
    British Pathé
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    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:37:38:00 / 01:43:04:00
    53/41 UU (Selected Originals)

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