• Short Summary

    King George VI and Queen Elizabeth visit Caernarvon Castle.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "THEIR MAJESTIES AT CAERNARVON CASTLE".

    Caernarvon Castle, Wales.

    Top shot of the royal car arriving, crowds on the sides of road, people cheer. King George VI (former Prince Albert Duke of York) and Queen Elizabeth (former Duchess of York, later Queen Mother) in front of the Castle gates waiting to be presented with the key of the castle. Lloyd George, former Prime Minister, presents the King with the key and they enter the castle - natural sound sequence. Crowds cheering off screen. Inside the castle grounds people waiting to greet the King and Queen. Top shot, pan from one of the towers to the grounds where lines of people stand up to greet the King entering with Queen and Lloyd George. Picture disappears here and sound continues for several seconds - until the end of item.

  • Tags

  • Data

    Film ID:
    927.27
    Media URN:
    13600
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    19/07/1937
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:26:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:27:25:00 / 01:28:51:00
    Canister:
    37/57

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