• Short Summary

    Queen Elizabeth leads the troops for annual Trooping the Colour.

  • Description

    Title reads: "Trooping the Colour - Technicolor".

    This is black and white version - see separate record for colour version (film id 1719.21).


    Various shots Queen Elizabeth II leaving Buckingham Palace on horseback, accompanied by the Duke of Gloucester. Various shots Queens leading military parade down Mall crowds line route.

    Various shots Queen Mother and Princess Anne arriving at Horseguards Parade in open carriage. C/U clock face with hands at eleven. L/S Queen on horseback arriving at Horseguards and riding towards saluting post. M/S Field Marshal Slim (aka Bill Slim of Burma) watching in audience.

    Various shots Queen inspecting the troops. Various shots massed bands marching past. Various shots of young ensign presenting regimental colours of Second Battalion Coldstream Guards to officer to be trooped. Queen takes salute at regiment marches past trooping the colours.

    Various shots march past, including Household Cavalry and the massed bands. Various shots Queen leading troops out of Horseguards, down Mall and returning to palace. L/S Royal Family on balcony of palace. Various shots Queen taking salute in gateway to palace.

    Note: the colour version has some shots missing which is why track has been transferred with b/w neg.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Pathe newsreels
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    hd format:
    4K at Filmfinity
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:27:52:00 / 01:34:44:00

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