• Short Summary

    THE FIRST STAGE OF QUEEN ELIZABETH'S TOUR OF WEST GERMANY ENDED TODAY (THURSDAY) WHEN SHE AND HER HUSBAND, THE DUKE OF EDINBURGH, BOARDED A RIVER STEAMER NEAR KOBLENZ OF A THREE-HOUR TRIP UP THE RHINE TO KAUB.

  • Description

    1.
    LV STEAMER "LORELEI" MOORED ON THE RHINE.
    0.05

    2.
    SV CROWDS
    0.09

    3.
    SV THE QUEEN AND DUKE OF EDINBURGH AND PARTY BOARDING STEAMER (2 SHOTS).
    0.25

    4.
    GV THE QUEEN WALKING ALONG DECK OF STEAMER
    0.32

    5.
    GV CROWDS CHEER AS STEAMER PULLS AWAY FROM MOORING
    0.39

    6.
    SV THE QUEEN WAVES TO CROWDS FROM DECK
    0.49

    7.
    GV THE STEAMER
    0.55

    8.
    SV THE QUEEN WAVES FROM DECK
    1.04

    9.
    LV THE STEAMER
    1.09

    10.
    SV THE STEAMER COMING OUT FROM UNDER ONE OF THE BRIDGES
    1.17

    11.
    LV STEAMER CONTINUES ITS TRIP UP RHINE.
    1.25



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    Background: THE FIRST STAGE OF QUEEN ELIZABETH'S TOUR OF WEST GERMANY ENDED TODAY (THURSDAY) WHEN SHE AND HER HUSBAND, THE DUKE OF EDINBURGH, BOARDED A RIVER STEAMER NEAR KOBLENZ OF A THREE-HOUR TRIP UP THE RHINE TO KAUB.

    AS THE STEAMER, THE "LORELEI", LEFT KOBLENZ IT WAS ESCORTED BY A HOST OF SMALL VESSELS. FROM THE FLAG STAFF OF THE STEAMER FLUTTERED THE BRITISH AND WEST GERMAN FLAGS, AND QUEEN ELIZABETH'S STANDARD. THE QUEEN HERSELF STOOD ON ONE OF THE UPPER DECKS AND WAVED TO THE CROWDS STANDING ALONG THE SHORE.

    BARGES, PLAYING UP AND DOWN THE RIVER, WERE GAILY DRESSED IN BUNTING AND FLAGS AS THEY PASSED THE "LORELEI".

    THE QUEEN LEAVES THE RIVERBOAT AT KAUB, WHERE SHE WILL JOIN A SPECIAL ROYAL TRAIN TO TAKE HER TO WIESBADEN, CAPITAL OF THE PROVINCE OF HESSE.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVAA73RYSH9A5IV8R1274EP1Q9NT
    Media URN:
    VLVAA73RYSH9A5IV8R1274EP1Q9NT
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    20/05/1965
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:26:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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