• Short Summary

    King George returns for his convalescence to Sandringham.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "The King Goes Home".

    Wolferton, Nr. Sandringham Norfolk.

    MV The gates of Sandringham with house framed in them. MV House seen through gateway.

    LV Wolferton railway station. King George VI's private station, with signpost in foreground. CU Ornate signpost. MS Wolferton village. CU Lamppost showing coat of arms.

    LS Stables. CU Statue of horse 'Persimmon'.

    MS King's sheep grazing.

    LS The village church.

    MS People making their way to St. Mary Magdalene church. Cars in foreground. MS Back view people entering church.

    MS Policeman directing cars. MS Cars parking and people going to church.

    SCU Royal car, containing Queen Elizabeth (later Queen Mother), Queen Mary and Princess Margaret passing camera. CU Policeman saluting. CU Royal car containing Princess Elizabeth (later Queen Elizabeth II) and Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh passing camera.

    GV of Sandringham Park. LS The house.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1401.01
    Media URN:
    45584
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    13/01/1949
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:09:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:00:20:00 / 01:01:29:00
    Canister:
    49/4

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