• Short Summary

    Queen Mother attends Royal Highland Show at Dumfries.

  • Description

    Dumfries, Scotland.

    SV Queen Mother arriving at Royal Highland Show and being greeted by Duke of Buccleuch. CU Queen Mother greeting other dignitaries. SV crowd. GV cattle in judging ring. CU No 309. CU No 344. SV pan, Queen Mother walking across show ring to her place in stand. LV crowd. SV cattle parading past box. Wet ground. SCU. Queen Mother watching from box. SV parents and youngsters (cattle) walking past. SV Royal party. LV cattle parading. SV pan, Shetland ponies with foals parading. SV small foal giving handler trouble. SV Queen Mother. GV tableaux parade. 'From the Works of Robert Burns' written on truck. SV & CU pan, Burns at the plough. SV pan, float 'Pier O'Leith 1787'. CU Queen Mother watching. SV pan, float 'John Anderson My Joe'. Tableaux in procession. SV pan, church scene float 'To a Louse'. SV pan, float 'Soldier's Return'. SV pan, float 'My Love is like a Red, Red Rose'. SV pan, something unintelligible. SV pan, 'Auld Lang Syne' float. CU Queen Mother.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    170.26
    Media URN:
    29849
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    01/07/1954
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:43:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:36:27:00 / 01:39:10:00
    Canister:
    54/50 (Special)

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