• Short Summary

    The Persian Shah and Queen Soraya arrive in Britain for private visit.

  • Description

    Southampton, Hampshire & London.

    SLV. 'Queen Mary' coming in at dusk. SCV. Shah of Persia (Iran) and his wife Queen Soraya being greeted on arrival. Queen is presented with bouquet of flowers. SCU. Shah and Queen walk off after exchange of greetings with VIP's. STV. Duke of Gloucester on platform at Waterloo station, London. SCU. Queen Soraya stepping out of train. She is followed by the Shah who shakes hands with the Duke of Gloucester, Queen shakes hands with Duke of Gloucester, other dignitaries get out of train all move off. Queen and Shah shaking hands with VIP's. Man and woman who left train after Shah, shaking hands with VIP's. STV. Queen getting into car followed by Shah. STV. Duke of Gloucester. STV. Car with Queen and Shah moves off.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    505.25
    Media URN:
    30479
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    21/02/1955
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:15:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:39:50:00 / 01:41:05:00
    Canister:
    55/15

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