• 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.

    Shots from Guard's Roof, Windsor Castle as parade marches through grounds.

    Shots of the cortege and mourners pass Marlborough Gate.

    Shots from the Roof of Treasury and the Roof of the Citadel.

    Shots of the crowd at Schweppes Building.

    Queen Elizabeth II and the Queen Mother wait by the Royal train at Paddington Station. They board the train. Various shots of the train.

    Shots of various dignitaries marching at Horse Guard's Parade.

    Moving the coffin inside Palace Yard, Westminster. Various CUs of the crowds outside the Palace of Westminster.

    Shots of the funeral procession from the White Hart Hotel, Windsor. Royal British Legion flags are lowered as the cortege passes. Racing tipster Prince Monolulu removes the feathers from his head dress as a sign of respect.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    15.02
    Media URN:
    26995
    Group:
    Selected originals
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:06:42:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:07:13:00 / 01:13:55:00
    Canister:
    52/15 H (Selected Originals)

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