• Short Summary

    Queen Elizabeth inspects Royal Horse Artillery, and gives out knighthoods in Windsor.

  • Description

    Item title reads - Royal Ceremonial.

    London. High angled shot of the Royal Horse Artillery assembled in courtyard of Buckingham palace. M/S of the troops. L/S Princess Anne and others looking from window. L/S of the Commanding Officer Major Lithgow. C/U as he walks across and presents Queen Elizabeth II with a brooch. Various shots as she talks to Lithgow. M/S crowd watching. Various shots of the Queen inspecting the troops. C/U members of the brigade. Various shots of the march past. M/S as they salute the Queen as they go past. M/S of the Queen talking to officer on dais. M/S's the Royal Horse Artillery parading past Queen on dais.

    Intertitle - 'Windsor' (Berkshire). High angled shots of the processions coming down hill towards St. George's chapel. Various shots of the new Knights given Order of the Garter. M/S Queen walking with Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh. Various shots as they enter the chapel. M/S as Queen and Duke descend the steps after the service, she smiles. M/S Windsor Castle's round tower. M/S members of the Household Cavalry. M/S Queen Elizabeth the Queen Mother and Prince Henry, Duke of Gloucester, descending the steps. C/U Field Marshal Bernard Montgomery, C/U Lord Alanbrooke. C/U Anthony Eden. Various shots of Sir William Slim and his wife. M/S of Queen waving as she walks down steps.

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    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Pathe newsreels
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:39:48:00 / 01:41:51:00

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