• Short Summary

    Winston Churchill's 6th Grandchild Emma Soames is christened in Fletching, Sussex.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Winston - Grandfather For The Sixth Time".

    Fletching, Sussex.

    LV Fletching Church. (For super. title). MV Angle shot 1000-yr-old steeple with handless clock.

    MV Towards Mary Soames, Christopher Soames and son and nurse carrying baby daughter, Emma. CU First child, Nicholas toddling along pan up to Mrs Soames carrying baby daughter.

    SV Mrs Diana Sandys and children arriving. MV Duncan Sandys arriving.

    MV Towards Mr and Mrs Churchill and Randolph arriving walking to church through applauding crowds.

    MV Fletching Church.

    VS Crowds outside church during christening service.

    CU Mrs Soames pan down to baby. SV Man whispering to Winston Churchill pan to Mrs Soames and Clementine Churchill chatting. CU Churchill leaving. MV Mr Soames lifts son to kiss baby. Mary Soames walks forward into camera.



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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1411.35
    Media URN:
    45960
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    10/11/1949
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:06:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:49:17:00 / 01:50:23:00
    Canister:
    49/90

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