• Short Summary

    The Queen and Duke of Edinburgh visit Harrow School.

  • Description


    GTV. Royal car arriving at Harrow School amid cheering crowd on each side of road. SV. Towards, royal car comes to a stand still. SV. Crowd watching. SV. Queen Elizabeth II steps from car and walks towards the entrance with the Duke of Edinburgh. CU. Crowd - American with camera. LV. Towards, Queen accompanied by the Headmaster, Dr Robert L. James, walking through school yard flanked by Harrow boys. SV. Queen and Headmaster walk up steps. SV. Harrow boys walk past Master who is calling the "Bill". LV. Harrow boys walking past, Queen, Duke and Headmaster watching on steps. CU. Boys walking past camera carrying boaters. SV. & CU. Queen in the speech room. Headmaster and the Queen looking up at the panelling of the Arms of the old Harrovian Prime Ministers, pan up showing the plaques of the six Prime Ministers and banners of nine VC's (Victoria Cross) awarded to old Harrovians. SV. Queen and Prince Philip with the Headmaster and others sitting on dais looking at the boys choir. Boys getting ready to sing "Queen Elizabeth". GV. Harrow boys start to sing (natural sound). SV. Party listening to song. Song finishes. The three cheers follow. GV. Leading boy starts the three cheers. SV. Queen and Duke start to leave dais, amid applause. GV. Harrow boys applauding. LV. Queen with Duke and Headmaster start to leave dais. Amid applause.

    (Orig.Neg.) (Title scene J.) (Orig.C.) (Rec.Track F.) (Uncut Royal Rota Rec.Track P.)

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    Film ID:
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    Pathe newsreels
    British Pathé
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    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:33:46:00 / 01:35:52:00

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