• Short Summary

    Material relating to newsreel story 'Wales Greets The Queen' - 52/87.

  • Description

    Selected originals (offcuts, selected scenes, out-takes, rushes) for story 'Wales Greets The Queen' - 52/87.

    Natural Sound version of Newsreel Story - first shot not superimposed.

    Claerwen, Wales. Water from the dam will provide water for Birmingham.

    GV.Pan, from Welsh countryside to Claerwen Dam. (First 7' for super title). SV.Top of dam. GV. Dam. AS. Spillways. SV. Towards, Queen walking with the Lord Mayor of Birmingham (Alderman W T Bowen) along top of Dam. SV. Group of Welsh folk on ponies alongside Dam. (2 shots). LV. Queen Elizabeth II walking across small bridge at base of Dam with Lord Mayor. SV. Queen waving to crowds, turns and smiles. TV. Crowds. SV. Pan, Queen with Lord Mayor of Birmingham followed by Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh, walking to dais. GTV.FV. Royal dais. SV. Queen pulling lever to release water. AS.GV. Water starting to come down spillway. SV. Queen watching with Lord Mayor of Birmingham. SV. Water pouring underneath arches of bridge. CU. Water pouring underneath arches of bridge. SV. Pan, Queen walking away with Lord Mayor of Birmingham. GV. Claerwen Dam.

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    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Selected originals
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:44:36:00 / 01:45:54:00
    52/87 D (Selected Originals)

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