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  • Short Summary

    Material relating to newsreel story "Maiden Voyage of the SRN 4" - 68/63.

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    Selected originals (offcuts, selected scenes, out-takes, rushes) for story "Maiden Voyage of the SRN 4" - 68/63.


    M/S crowds around Princess Margaret as she gets into car. M/S as royal car drives away. M/S hoverport with Gendarmes outside. L/S press taking photographs inside hovercraft. Various aerial shots of the hovercraft on the water. M/S bus next to craft, passengers get off. Aerial shots hovercraft on land. M/S Princess Margaret after having unveiled commemorative plaque, pan to plaque. C/U flags. M/S officials entering building. M/S Princess Margaret walking to plaque. M/S as she gets off the hovercraft. M/S hovercraft speeding along. L/S of craft in Boulogne. Aerial views of it on land. Various shots hovercraft. M/S as Princess Margaret disembarks. Various shots hovercraft sailing. M/S another ship. C/U controls. Various shots hovercraft, pan into interior of hovercraft showing section where the cars go.

    L/S crowds on hills. M/S Gendarmes. M/S officials waiting for hovercraft's arrival. M/S as it comes into view. Various shots as it approaches port. Various shots hovercraft sailing along. Various shots Princess Margaret surrounded by press. M/S Margaret getting into car. Various shots hovercraft. M/S doors closing. L/S press going aboard. L/S Margaret shaking hands with line of officials. M/S helicopter. M/S from car as it drives up into craft. L/S craft on land. M/S Margaret and Anthony Armstrong-Jones, Lord Snowdon, chatting onboard. C/U controls. C/U propellor. M/S captain Brenna Lund and First Officer Martin Godfrey at controls. M/S door closing from inside. M/S car driving along. M/S cars emerging from hovercraft. M/S passengers inside. Shaky C/U Princess Margaret. M/S car driving by the hovercraft.

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    Film ID:
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    Selected originals
    British Pathé
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    Available on request
    Time in/Out:
    01:06:58:00 / 01:18:10:00
    68/63 E (Selected Originals)

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