• Short Summary

    Queen Elizabeth II sees Royal Artillery display at Woolwich Barracks.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Woolwich. The Queen Visits The Gunners".

    London. Queen sees Royal Artillery display at Woolwich Barracks.

    SV Queen Elizabeth II walking slowly chatting to Royal Artillery Officers. CU Queen chatting to officers. CU Royal Artillery badge on peaked cap. SV Old gun, captured at Bhutpoor. CU Muzzle of gun. CU Inscription on gun "To the King, from the captors of Bhutpoor". GV King's Troop Royal Horse Artillery firing Royal Salute. SV Gun firing. CU Another gun firing. Dress uniform of Kings Troop. GV Guard of Honour formed up from 3rd Regiment Royal Horse Artillery, the Queen inspects them. SV Queen inspecting Guard of Honour. SV Group of Royal Hospital pensioners. SV Two old-time gun. Angle shot modern missile rocket. SV Queen in Land Rover for inspection of guns etc. SV Two men standing in front of field gun. CU Officer standing in front of gun. GV Queen stops in front of Howitzer. LV Queen inspecting guns. SV Self-propelled 5.5 in. gun. GV Queen in Landrover looking at "The Corporal" guided missile. LV Queen drives past anti-aircraft "Thunderbird" missile weapon. GV Queen continues past men lined up in front of guns. GV King's Troop, Royal Horse Artillery, riding past Queen. SV Royal Horse Artillery, riding past Queen.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1531.24
    Media URN:
    49436
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    26/05/1958
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:36:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:51:12:00 / 01:52:48:00
    Canister:
    58/42

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