• Short Summary

    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.

  • Description

    Clerics along aisle of Abbey in pageant after the wedding ceremony
    Elizabeth and Philip along hand in hand behind official, followed by bridesmaids, Wedding March music heard playing
    Various Royal guests from around the world along through Abbey, lead by Queen Elizabeth, the Queen Mother (Elizabeth Bowes-Lyon, Consort of King George VI), including King Michael of Romania, King and Queen of Denmark, and King Faisal II of Iraq, Earl Mountbatten

    Elizabeth getting into the bridal coach as leaving Abbey, followed by Philip
    Coach driven along, Elizabeth waving
    Household Cavalry along in procession

    Buckingham Palace:
    Philip waving from carriage as driven along in wedding procession to Buckingham Palace, past huge crowds of wellwishers
    Elizabeth getting out of coach

    Huge crowds of onlookers gathered for Royal Wedding
    Bride and bridegroom (Elizabeth and Philip) out onto balcony, waving to crowd
    Couple joined on balcony by other members of the Royal Family including Queen Mother
    Royal Family going back inside
    Massive crowd gathered
    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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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVAAL62T0FAOFAKZ3J83I5FJZVC6
    Media URN:
    VLVAAL62T0FAOFAKZ3J83I5FJZVC6
    Group:
    Reuters - Gaumont British Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    24/11/1947
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:04:43:00
    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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