• Short Summary

    The King and Queen attend the wedding of David Somerset and Lady Caroline Thynne.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "London. Their Majesties At Society Wedding".

    St. Peter's Church, Eaton Square, London. The King and Queen attend the wedding of David Somerset, 11th Duke of Beaufort and Lady Caroline Thynne.

    GV St. Peter's Church, Eton Square. SV Arrival of King, Queen and Princess Margaret. LV Towards King George VI and Queen Elizabeth (later Queen Mother) entering church pan to Princess Margaret. LV Bride, Lady Caroline Thynne - arriving with father. CU Bride walking towards into church. LV Crowds on pavement waiting. SV Top view crowds on pavement waiting. SV Large group of press and cameramen. SV Bride walking out with bridegroom, Mr David Somerset (Godson of the Queen). SV Pages walking out of church headed by 3 1/2-year-old Henrietta Knight. LV Bride and groom posing on steps for cameramen. SV Crowd watching departure of King and Queen. SV King and Queen talking to Bishop of Leicester, Dr Guy Vernon Smith. LV King and Queen getting into car. CU Duchess of Kent. CU Pan King and Queen with Princess Margaret driving away in car. SV Towards and pan the Earl of Dalkeith walking away from church. LV Guests leaving church.

    (Lav.) (Orig.J.) (Tin 2)

    Lady Caroline Thynne was was the daughter of Henry Frederick Thynne, 6th Marquess of Bath and Hon. Daphne Winifred Louise Vivian. She became the Duchess of Beaufort

    Selected originals exist for this item - see other records.

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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:
    01:06:01:00 / 01:07:30:00

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