• Short Summary

    Lady Patricia Mountbatten marries Captain Lord Brabourne of the Coldstream Guards.

  • Description

    Thought to be Selected Originals from late 1940s material.

    Romsey Abbey, Hampshire.

    Lady Patricia Mountbatten marries Captain Lord Brabourne of the Coldstream Guards.

    Cars draw up outside Romsey Abbey. M/S of Lady Edwina Mountbatten with the bride's sister Pamela who is a bridesmaid. M/S of Princess Marina, Duchess of Kent, arriving with her daughter Princess Alexandra, another bridesmaid. M/S of King George VI and Queen Elizabeth (later Queen Mother) arriving. M/S as Prince Philip (later Duke of Edinburgh) waits on the steps with the groom. M/S as Princess Elizabeth (later Queen Elizabeth II) and Princess Margaret arrive, they are also bridesmaids. M/S as they enter the abbey and Prince Philip helps them off with their coats, the three of them chat.

    M/S as Lord Louis Mountbatten arrives with the bride and they enter the abbey. Library footage shows Lord and Lady Mountbatten emerging after their wedding in 1922. The current bride and groom leave the abbey through a Guard of Honour of the Coldstream Guards. Petty Officer Holder gives her a horseshoe for luck. The crowds applaud as they walk past. M/S of the bridesmaids. Good interior shots as they pose for photographs after the wedding, the King and Queen laugh. Various shots of the couple, C/U of the bride.

    Possibly connected with 46/87 - MD.

  • Tags

  • Data

    Film ID:
    1487.33
    Media URN:
    70658
    Group:
    Unknown sel originals
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:51:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:32:08:00 / 01:34:59:00
    Canister:
    UNSO Reel 091

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