• Short Summary

    King George VI and Queen Elizabeth visit Glasgow and Dumbarton Castle.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "THEIR MAJESTIES IN GLASGOW".

    Glasgow, Scotland.

    King George VI (former Prince Albert Duke of York) and Queen Elizabeth (former Duchess of York, later Queen Mother) leaving the train at Glasgow station. They are received by Lord Provost - Guard of Honour lined up, crowds behind.

    Top shot, King and Queen entering the grounds of Dumbarton Castle to receive salute from Scottish Guards - quite impressive. Guards saluting - King saluting back. Top shot of the King saluting. King receives the keys of the ancient fortress in order to enter it. King, Queen and escort entering fortress and walking along the wall looking over Clyde - nice view. King and Queen leaving the fortress. Children cheering and waving small flags. King and Queen leaving.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    927.01
    Media URN:
    13574
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    12/07/1937
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:02:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:00:08:00 / 01:02:10:00
    Canister:
    37/55

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