• 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.

    The coffin arrives at St. George's Chapel, Windsor Castle. The mourners follow it up the steps.

    Dignitaries marching in the funeral procession at Horseguards Parade.

    High shots of the parade from the roof of the Citadel.

    Shots of the parade near Marlborough House.

    Shots of the coffin and royal carriages as the cortege leaves Westminster Hall. Among those following the coffin are Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh and the Dukes of Windsor, Kent and Gloucester.

    Shots from Guards Roof as parade passes into Windsor Castle.

    Pan down from Big Ben to show cortege leaving Westminster Hall.

    Crowd Scenes, Windsor including Policemen and army veterans with medals.

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    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Selected originals
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:00:03:00 / 01:07:10:00
    52/15 G (Selected Originals)

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