• Short Summary

    Footage of the King and Queen visiting new housing estate in Hackney, London.

  • Description

    The King And Queen visit new council estate on Hackney Marsh, London.

    Full titles read: "THEIR MAJESTIES IN HACKNEY"

    L/S's of the King George VI (Duke of York / Prince Albert) and Queen Elizabeth (Duchess of York / Queen Mother) being driven through the street of Hackney. Large crowds waving Union Flags ('Union Jack') as they pass by.

    Good L/S' and M/S's of the royal couple inside Nisbet House looking at models of the housing estate before the work began. M/S's of the King and Queen visiting a a family in the living room of a council house.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1005.31
    Media URN:
    14224
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    03/04/1939
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:03:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:30:58:00 / 01:32:01:00
    Canister:
    39/27

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