This video has no sound
  • Short Summary

    King & Queen meeting people of Tyneside.

  • Description

    King George V and Queen Mary visit Tyneside, Tyne and Wear.

    Royalty. Opens with shot of street; decorated in festive style with flags & pennants hanging overhead. A horse & rider in street followed by two automobiles; and a crowd; both adults & children; running after. (A man leaning out of the second car seems to be beating people away from it with a stick! - SL.)

    CU of Queen with a priest; and crowd surrounding; she talks to people. They seem to be on the steps of a church or other public building, decorated with flags, flowers and pictures of the Queen.

    Blank space for 5 seconds, then shot of Queen walking toward camera with Navy & Army officers; and children following at a shipyard (?). Then a shot of King & Queen shaking hands with people; chimneys in BG.

    King & Queen in grand church; with priests in robes.

  • Tags

  • Data

    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Old negatives
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1914 - 1918
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:46:52:00 / 01:48:30:00
    ON 052 G

Comments (0)

We always welcome comments and more information about our films.
All posts are reactively checked. Libellous and abusive comments are forbidden.

Add your comment