• Short Summary

    The body of King Frederik of Denmark, who died late last week, was borne in a black-draped horse-drawn carriage to the Chapel of Christianborg Palace from the Knight's Hall in the Royal residence of Amalienborg Palace on Tuesday (18 January).

  • Description

    1.
    SV Horse guard procession leaves Amalienborg Castle
    0.03

    2.
    SV Crowd on road
    0.05

    3.
    GV Coffin being horse-drawn along road
    0.08

    4.
    SV King Constantine, Prince Richard & Prince Henrik following other mourners
    0.11

    5.
    TV Coffin followed by members of Royal family in 1st car
    0.40

    6.
    GV PAN & GV Crowds queuing at entrance to Chapel
    0.53

    7.
    SV & GV Ditto
    1.05

    8.
    SV Mourners looking at wreaths
    1.09

    9.
    SV & MV INT. Guards around coffin
    1.22

    10.
    SV Guard at attention in front of coffin
    1.26



    Initials SGM/1600 SGM/1816


    This film has natural sound throughout

    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

    Background: The body of King Frederik of Denmark, who died late last week, was borne in a black-draped horse-drawn carriage to the Chapel of Christianborg Palace from the Knight's Hall in the Royal residence of Amalienborg Palace on Tuesday (18 January). The body will lie in state in the Christianborg Palace until the funeral on Monday (24 January).

    On Wednesday (19 January), large crowds gathered at the Chapel to pay their respects to the king. On Monday, the body is to be taken by train to the 12th Century Cathedral at Roskilde -- the traditional resting place of Denmark's kings -- for the funeral service.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA3OZ017B36YU08W0R2SVS1H8FK
    Media URN:
    VLVA3OZ017B36YU08W0R2SVS1H8FK
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    20/01/1972
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:01:26:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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