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    New Plymouth, New Zealand: SV ROYALS out of train at another Whistle stop. GV Royals waving to mass crowd. BV Royals on observation platform of train as it moves off. GV Train across countryside. GV New Plymouth. LV Queen past cheering crowds in street. GV Int. Dairy factory, Queen looking at something. SV Queen watching conveyor of butter coming out. SV Queen watching. GV showing mountain shrouded with cloud. SV Royals on observation platform of train.



    SV Train pulling in at Patea. CU Pan Driver, George Thomas, looking out of cabin. SV Queen holding bouquet talking to Ex-servicemen. Nearer V Ditto. FV Royals on observation platform of train moving goodbye, as train moves off. LV Train moves off. GV Train across countryside. Shot Train on narrow stretch of line.



    SV Queen & Duke at Rotorua, Queen handshakes 107-year-old Maori woman, who will not let go of the Queen's hand. SV Ditto - Mr. Holland leans forward & persuades woman to let go of Queen's hand, and shakes hands with the Duke which she does. GTV Royals overlooking Gisborne. SV Queen being pointed out something. Nearer V Ditto.



    SV Train pulling in at Waipukurau. Travel V Crowd. Angle V Sign "WAIPUKURAU' LV Queen walking past cheering crowd. SCU Kids waving flags. SV Royals on observation platform of train, pulling away. GV Train thru countryside. Travel V River.



    Napier, New Zealand: GV Town of Napier. LV Royal shaking hands. SV People looking on. LV Royals watching sheep shearing. CU Sheep shearing. SV Royals shake hands with sheep shearers.



    Feilding, New Zealand: Travel V Crowds at Feilding. CU Sign 'FEILDING' SV Queen past crowds. GV Mass crowd in front of the Railway Hotel. LV Pan Royals on observation platform waving to crowd as train moves off. BV Royals waving to crowd., some run after train. TV Train along track. SCU Driver of train, George Thomas at controls. GTV From Train Canoe along rapids.



    Royalty; Queen Elizabeth II of Great Britain (b. 1926, reigned 1952- ), Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries; Railways




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    New Zealand

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    Film ID:
    VLVA5FV46TRP7QYZZF7XR2AC2Y1FN
    Media URN:
    VLVA5FV46TRP7QYZZF7XR2AC2Y1FN
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    05/01/1954
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    MXF
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:03:03:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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