• Short Summary

    King Edward VIII inspects the "Queen Mary" at Clydebank, and visits the poorer areas of Glasgow to look at housing conditions. Scotland.

  • Description

    Item title reads - The King at Clydebank. Visit to the "Queen Mary".

    Clydebank, Scotland.

    Crowds wait to see King Edward VIII (later Duke of Windsor) arrive at Clydebank. M/S as the King steps out of his car and shakes hands with officials before walking up the gangway of the "Queen Mary". Crowds on the ship watch as he enters. M/S as he inspects various parts of the ship. L/S as he comes down the gangway. M/S's of him in the crowd.

    L/S as his car drives through to Glasgow where he is going to inspect housing conditions in the poorer areas. M/S as he emerges from one house chatting to a man. M/S as he walks through the crowds back to his car.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    855.14
    Media URN:
    12426
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    09/03/1936
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:33:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:26:47:00 / 01:28:20:00
    Canister:
    36/20

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