• Short Summary

    Queen Elizabeth II in Plymouth to open new Municipal Offices. Devon.

  • Description

    Queen in the West.

    L/S The new Council House in Plymouth. L/S Pan down to Council House. L/S The ornamental pond. L/S Looking across the pond. L/S Queen Elizabeth II accompanied by the Mayor of Plymouth, walking towards camera. M/S Small boy pointing. C/U The Queen being presented to Officials. L/S The Council House. M/S Interior: As the Queen presses button and a plaque is unveiled, officially opening the Council House. Angle shot of the tower of the Council House. Pan down to show Queen and Mayor leaving. M/S The Queen and Mayor, walking past camera. C/U Old lady waving handkerchief. C/U Queen talking to blind women in the "Gardens for the Blind". L/S Queen and Mayor walking round gardens.

    L/S The Dockyard. M/S Queen and the Duke of Edinburgh (Prince Philip) arriving in Land Rover at the dockyard workshops. M/S Dockers. M/S Interior: Queen talking to workmen. C/U Queen talking to workman who has a hook instead of a right hand. He shows the Queen how he can hold a tool with it. M/S Crowd. M/S Queen and the Mayor walking through the barbican. M/S Crowd. L/S Queen and Mayor walking through barbican. Angled shot of people looking through windows. Pan down to Queen and Mayor. M/S Crowd. M/S Queen and Mayor looking at plaque commemorating the sailing of the Pilgrim Fathers. C/U The plaque. C/U The Queen and the Mayor.

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    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Pathe newsreels
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:20:09:00 / 01:21:53:00

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