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  • Short Summary

    Princess Margaret with Lord Snowdon meets King of Toro and cruises up the White Nile.

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    Unissued / unused material - dates and locations may be unclear / unknown.


    Various shots, from another boat of the launch carrying Princess Margaret and Lord Snowdon with their party as they tour along the White Nile through the jungle on their tour of Uganda. Various shots, hippos in their natural surroundings wallow at rivers edge. LS Landrover moving along mountain road. MS Princess Margaret and Lord Snowdon board the launch at a small jetty in Kazinga Channel between Lake George and Lake Edward. Various shots, launch nears shore as elephant appears from the jungle, it runs off. LS Elephants feeding by water's edge with jungle in background.

    MS Battery of four still cameramen. Various shots, Princess Margaret and Lord Snowdon attend a garden party in Fort Portal. They are received by the King of Toro and they meet other VIP's and receive gifts from woman's organisation. Various shots, young Ugandans perform the Toro dance for the Royal couple. CU Woman filming the dance. Various shots, the Princess presents hospital with ambulance. She and Lord Snowdon climb into cab to look and Lord Snowdon drives it around, the Princess gets out after her little drive round. MS Royal couple leaving in Rolls Royce.

    CU and MS Sign: 'Uganda Equator" a line also crosses the road to show where equator is, two photographers cross from the south to the northern hemisphere. Various shots, Princess Margaret and Lord Snowdon pose with 'Pet', a pet buffalo calf in Queen Elizabeth Park, with Lake Edward in the background. Various shots, Royal couple boarding launch at jetty. The Royal party on board the launch. LS Crocodile on river bank, they slide into the waters. LS Group of Hippos splashing about.

    Note: Date on original record: 19/03/1965.

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    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Unissued unused
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:34:10:00 / 01:42:54:00
    UN 4012 A

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