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  • Short Summary

    Material relating to the newsreel story "The Last Journey" - 52/15

  • Description

    Selected originals (offcuts, selected scenes, out-takes, rushes) for story "The Last Journey" - 52/15.

    Extra material - some shots not used in Newsreel Story.

    Material covering the funeral of King George VI.

    London.

    Queen Elizabeth II, the Queen Mother and Princess Margaret dressed in mourning wait at Paddington Station. Various shots of the funeral train at the platform. The train moves off. The funeral cortege carrying the coffin arrives at the platform.

    CUs of people in crowd and shots of the the procession near Windsor Castle.

    Funeral train passing through Iver, Buckinghamshire. People are gathered on the bank to pay their respects.

    More shots of the funeral procession at various stage. Prince Philip, the Duke of Edinburgh along with the Dukes of Kent, Windsor and Gloucester follow the coffin. Dignitaries salute as they pass the Cenotaph.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    13.08
    Media URN:
    26990
    Group:
    Selected originals
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:07:46:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:28:12:00 / 01:35:58:00
    Canister:
    52/15 C (Selected Originals)

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