• Short Summary

    The King and Queen visit factories and troops in Lancashire.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Their Majesties See For Themselves".

    Lancashire.

    VS. of King George VI and Queen Elizabeth (later Queen Mother) visiting an aircraft factory in South Lancashire. They receive a tremendous reception from the crowds of employees of the factory and the police are only just able to clear a way for their car when they leave.

    VS. of the King inspecting soldiers and the Queen inspecting ATS (Auxiliary Territorial Service) girls at a barracks in the Duchy of Lancaster.

    VS. including good MS of the King and Queen visiting a Lancashire factory engaged in the production of anti-aircraft guns.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1043.31
    Media URN:
    20765
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    06/05/1940
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:12:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:32:40:00 / 01:33:52:00
    Canister:
    40/37

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