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    The Royal Wedding of Her Royal Highness Princess Elizabeth (future Queen Elizabeth II) to Lieutenant Philip Mountbatten (future Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh), at Westminster Abbey on 20th November 1947.

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    GAUMONT BRITISH IDENT

    SLATE INFORMATION The Royal Wedding: Her Royal Highness Princess Elizabeth and Lieutenant Philip Mountbatten Westminster Abbey 20th November 1947

    ENGLAND: London: The Mall:
    Crowds of onlookers gathered outside Buckingham Palace gates for Royal Wedding
    Princess Elizabeth (future Queen Elizabeth II) in ceremonial coach driven along at head of wedding procession
    Queen Mary (Mary of Teck, Queen Consort of George V) out of doorway, into car, car driven along

    Kensington Palace:
    Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh (wearing military uniform) out of doorway, chatting to unidentified officials then going back inside
    Philip along to enter car to begin journey to Westminster Abbey, car driven along

    The Mall:
    King George V and Princess Elizabeth along in Irish State Coach at head of cavalcade leaving Buckingham Palace, escorted by mounted Household Cavalry officers in full dress

    Westminster Abbey:
    Coach arriving at West Door of Abbey, bells heard ringing
    Names of Elizabeth and Philip in the Abbey Register
    Background: The Royal Wedding of Her Royal Highness Princess Elizabeth (future Queen Elizabeth II) to Lieutenant Philip Mountbatten (future Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh), at Westminster Abbey on 20th November 1947.

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    Film ID:
    VLVAA4N3D8UDVMWBSPWC8YUL1EOAD
    Media URN:
    VLVAA4N3D8UDVMWBSPWC8YUL1EOAD
    Group:
    Reuters - Gaumont British Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    24/11/1947
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:03:18:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A
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    ROYAL: Wedding of HRH Princess Elizabeth and Philip Mountbatten at Westminster Abbey ROYAL: Wedding of HRH Princess Elizabeth and Philip Mountbatten at Westminster Abbey

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