• Short Summary

    Queen Elizabeth II inspects Guards at Trooping the Colour ceremony in London. In colour.

  • Description

    Item title reads - Trooping the Colour. London.


    L/S of Queen Elizabeth II on her horse 'Imperial' leaving Buckingham palace, camera zooms in to closer shot of her riding along. Various shots as the rest of the entourage leave the palace. C/U elderly woman in crowd. M/S Queen Elizabeth the Queen Mother and Princess Anne (later Princess Royal) in open top carriage. C/U clock striking 11.

    L/S of the Queen followed by Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh and Prince Henry, Duke of Gloucester, arriving at horseguards. Top shot of the Queen riding along. M/S crowds. Various shots as she inspects the troops. M/S as she rides to her position at saluting base. L/S massed band of the Brigade of Guards marching and playing. M/S of the Queen seated on her horse watching. Various shots as the Colour of the 3rd Battalion, Grenadier Guards, is conveyed from the R.S.M. (Regimental Sergeant Major) to the Ensign. M/S of the Queen saluting. L/S Guards marching off. M/S woman filming with camera. L/S Guards marching. M/S crowds. L/S march past in quick time. L/S of the Queen saluting. L/S as Household Cavalry trot past. M/S Guard. L/S bands.

    L/S of the Queen riding out. M/S Queen following the massed bands. Various shots of crowds. Elevated shot the Queen and Duke coming round the Victoria memorial. Top shot of the Queen and Duke arriving at the palace and taking up their positions for the final march past. M/S Queen Mother, Earl Mountbatten, Princess Anne and other members of royal family on balcony. Aerial shot of march past. Good M/S Queen saluting.

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    Film ID:
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    Pathe newsreels
    British Pathé
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    Available on request
    Time in/Out:
    01:34:46:00 / 01:39:21:00

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