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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.

    Very similar footage to the newsreel story.

    Westminster Abbey, London.

    L/S of guests in Abbey. C/U of candles burning in chandelier. High Angled shot of the Knights of the Garter carrying the canopy of cloth of gold, towards St. Edward's Chair. The Canopy is placed over the Queen.

    Armills placed on Queen's wrists by the Archbishop of Canterbury, Dr Fisher. The Crown is carried into view on cushion. Good C/U of the newly crowned Queen, on throne with sword, sceptre and orb.

    Various shots of dignitaries and guests. Different shot of the Duke of Edinburgh (Prince Philip) paying homage to the Queen.

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

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    Film ID:
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    Selected originals
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
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    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:27:09:00 / 01:35:47:00
    53/41 GG (Selected Originals)

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