• Short Summary

    The King and Queen visit an aircraft factory in Rochester.

  • Description

    Rochester, Kent.

    Full titles read: "THEIR MAJESTIES AT ROCHESTER"

    L/S's and good M/S's of the Queen Elizabeth (Duchess of York, The Queen Mother) being shown around an aircraft factory belonging tot he Short Brother aircraft company. L/S of the Queen with officials walking past a very large flying boat in a hangar. M/S of the Queen emerging from inside the aeroplane followed by King George VI (Duke of York, Prince Albert). The King walks down a flight of steps to massive cheers from watching crowds. M/S's and L/S's of the Queen watching a large flying boat taking to the air.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1003.35
    Media URN:
    19188
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    16/03/1939
    Sound:
    sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:58:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:29:10:00 / 01:30:08:00
    Canister:
    39/22

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