• Short Summary

    Princess Marina of Greece arrives to England for her wedding to Price George, Duke of Kent.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "ROYAL RECEPTION TO PRINCESS MARINA - Scenes at Dover & Victoria."

    Dover, Kent & Victoria Station, London.

    S.S. 'Canterbury' comes to Dover carrying future bride of Prince George, Duke of Kent, Princess Marina of Greece and her parents to England. Prince George, Duke of Kent, surrounded by several dignitaries, waiting on dock.

    Princess Marina walking down the gangway. Duke of Kent greeting Princess Marina and members of her family. He kisses the ladies and shakes hands with the gentlemen. Princess Marina shakes hands with Lord Reading, her family follows. Princess Marina shakes hands with Mayor and Mayoress of Dover. Mayoress presents Princess Marina with flowers. Royal party waiting for the train at Dover train station.

    Royal party leaving the train at Victoria Station, London - terribly damaged footage. Silhouettes are seen leaving the train and greeting other silhouettes at the station. Voiceover says that King George V, Queen Mary, Prince of Wales and Duke and Duchess of York are there to greet the happy couple.

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    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Pathe newsreels
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:46:17:00 / 01:49:56:00

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