• Short Summary

    King George and the Royal Family visit the Royal Navy on the River Clyde.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "The King Visits The Fleet".

    Scotland.

    Aerial views of warships.

    LS General view of ships of the Royal Navy Home fleet anchored off the River Clyde.

    MS LS Aerial view of battleships.

    LS Mr Clement and Mrs Attlee on the deck of the warship HMS Illustrious awaiting the arrival of the Royal party.

    CU King saluting.

    MS King George VI, Queen Elizabeth (later Queen Mother), Princesses Margaret and Elizabeth (later Queen Elizabeth II) and Lieutenant Philip Mountbatten (later Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh) on deck.

    MS of march past of Royal Marines and sailors on deck of ship.

    CU King Saluting.

    MS more shots of Royal Family. Including shots of Philip and Elizabeth.

    VS of submarines and ships in review. LS a battle ship framed through a porthole.

    LS silhouette of ships at sunset.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1189.14
    Media URN:
    41406
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    28/07/1947
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:52:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:25:14:00 / 01:27:06:00
    Canister:
    47/60

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