• Short Summary

    The Queen at reopening of the rebuild St. Bride's 'parish church of Fleet Street'.

  • Description

    Fleet Street, London.

    SV. Interior, Queen Elizabeth II and Prince Philip, the Duke of Edinburgh, walking slowly with rector and bishop of St. Brides church, London. LV. Interior, St. Brides church, restored to its former glory. SV. New lecture. SV. Queen sits down and signs St. Brides books. AS. Looking up at new marbled ceiling. SCU. Carving at top of pillars. CU. Oak carving. SV. Duke talking with officials and looking at carvings etc. SV. City of London coat of arms. CU. Royal coat of arms. SBV. Queen in procession towards altar for the unveiling ceremony. SV. Queen and Duke walking towards altar. SV. Congregation watching. SV. Priest asks Queen to walk forward and unveil stain glass window showing sanctified Lord in centre above altar. SV. Stained glass window. CU. Carved figureheads in oak above altar. BGV. Church showing ceiling. Pan, Queen and bishops standing in front of altar. Choir start to sing "The Old Hundredth". NS. Altar, pan to Royal party and bishops standing in front of it. SV. Queen, Duke and bishops standing in front. SCU. Queen standing with priest. AS. Paintings. GV. Church, pan, Queen and Duke in procession leaving altar. SV. Queen and Duke in procession down aisle.

    (Rota Lav.) (Orig. "A")

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1509.25
    Media URN:
    49191
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    23/12/1957
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:48:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:48:25:00 / 01:51:13:00
    Canister:
    57/103

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