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  • Short Summary

    Queen Elizabeth and Princess Margaret tour round Ulster. Special item for Northern Ireland.

  • Description

    Item title reads - The Queen in Ulster.

    Special for Northern Ireland.

    Various shots HMS 'Sheffield' entering Dufferin Quay in Belfast harbour. M/S Queen's standard flying at masthead. M/S dockers waving. M/S pan Queen Elizabeth (later Queen Mother) walking along deck and down gangplank, accompanied by Princess Margaret. C/U dockers. M/S sign 'Welcome to Belfast' with crowds in background. C/U as the Queen, accompanied by Vice Admiral Earl of Granville, walks towards car, pan back to Margaret. Various shots as Queen accompanied by Mayor and followed by Margaret walk towards City Hall. M/S boys lined up outside Campbell College. M/S Queen talking to small boys. C/U Queen talking to boys, she walks on. M/S Queen talking to more pupils. M/S people applauding. L/S Queen walking down line of older boys. The headmaster Mr Groves asks her to pose for photographs. C/U boys with their box cameras. Pan to Queen and Princess posing.

    L/S start of Ulster trophy race at Dundrod. Various shots of the race as they speed around, M/S's Farina taking Leathemstown corner and going through Cochranstown. M/S crowds watching. M/S chequered flag being waved as Farina comes in to win. C/U children watching. M/S Farina and other drivers applauding, pan to Queen in car. M/S children waving Union Jack flags at Lurgan. M/S Queen talking to mayor. M/S Queen talking to Alderman.

    Cataloguer's note: the soundtrack to this item is missing, it appears the end of the item is also missing but the selected originals contain the full mute version of the story.

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    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Pathe newsreels
    British Pathé
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    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:07:50:00 / 01:10:34:00

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