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    Princess Margaret's wedding day. Excellent footage of expectant crowd

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    High angle shot, Crowded stands outside Westminster Abbey GV Along Embankment at night. MS CU Tramp asleep on the Embankment - Night shot. Various shots, people on the pavements. MS Two girls jiving on the pavements. MS CU Two men playing trumpet and guitar. MS Girl waking up. Various shots, people sitting along sides of the Mall - Early morning. Four girls playing cards. CU of a girl surrounded by flags and asleep on the pavement. CU boy asleep in a sleeping bag. CU Girl asleep in a sleeping bag. CU Girl asleep GV People sitting on the pavement in the Mall. MS Group of girls having breakfast on the pavement. CU Girl and a boy girls putting make up on. GV of the Mall with people sitting along the pavements. High angle shot of the crowded stands outside the Abbey. GV of the procession coming from the gates of Clarence House towards camera. LS back view of coaches and escort going down the Mall. CU two small boys waving. CU Two girls using periscopes. CU Section of crowd CU West Indian baby waving Union Jack. High angle LS from roof of Citadel of procession turning from the Mall towards Horseguards Parade. LS of procession going across Horse guards Parade and under the Arch towards Whitehall. GV Panning shots across dense crowd. MS Section of crowd behind a railing. MS The procession passing camera on Horseguards Parade. Two LSs. procession coming out to Horseguards Parade and down Whitehall. CU Oriental girl waving. CU Middle aged woman taking photo. Various CUs. girls waving. CU Little girl waving Union Jack. LS Big Ben at 11.23. LS Marines band in Parliament Square. Elevated MS Section of crowd, straining to see procession. MS procession arriving outside the Abbey. High angle LS procession arriving outside the Abbey - Princess Margaret alights from coach and goes into Abbey. MS Group of people standing on a rooftop ledge. Elevated shot, section of crowd. LS Group of people sitting on windowsill. MS Princess Margaret's coach drawing up outside the Abbey Princess and the Duke - Prince Philip - alight at the other side of the coach and into the Abbey. (Orig. Neg. Eastmancolor)

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    Unissued / unused
    British Pathé
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    Available on request
    Time in/Out:
    01:42:17:00 / 01:52:35:00
    UN 3355 A

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