Queens Visit To Romsey (1957)

Published on April 13, 2014
Category: Entertainment
Source: Youtube

Unused / unissued material - Romsey, Hampshire. The Queen and Prince Philip attend religious service in Romsey. GV Procession, follow round when Queen Elizabeth and Duke of Edinburgh pass on way to the Romsey Abbey. General shots of crowds. Two general views of Romsey Abbey. GV Crowd. CU Children waving flags. CU Flags flying over shops. CU Two little girls with flags. Crowd in square, decorated with bunting. Guard of Honour. MS Queen arriving in square, being greeted by Lord Lt. Duke of Wellington and High Steward Lord Louis Mountbatten, followed by Duke of Edinburgh. GV Queen inspecting Guard of Honour. MS Lord Lieutenant Duke of Wellington and Earl Mountbatten with Lady Edwina Mountbatten walking into picture. MS Duke and Earl Mountbatten. Walking shot of Queen with Duke of Wellington. Crowd shots of children cheering and waving flags etc. MS Queen on dais. Queen and Duke arriving at Abbey for service. MS Brownies and Cub Scouts. Procession arriving at Abbey. Various shots of Queen planting Mulberry tree. Lord and Lady Mountbatten stepping forward, taking shovel from Queen and handing it to Duke who takes it and also plants tree. GV Queen, Duke, Lord and Lady Mountbatten standing on steps of Broadlands. Various shots of Presentation of visiting Mayors and Councillors from Hampshire Boroughs. MS Queen and Duke, Earl and Lady Mountbatten and Mayor of Romsey, HC Mackrell. GV Party entering Broadlands. GV Broadlands. Various shots inside Town Hall of Civic Exhibition. Queen and Duke looking at historic documents, display of Mountbatten robes etc., and of the Royal Charter, subject to the Celebration. (Lav.) Old record suggests that material dates from around 06/04/1957. FILM ID:2860.07 A VIDEO FROM BRITISH PATHÉ. EXPLORE OUR ONLINE CHANNEL, BRITISH PATHÉ TV. IT'S FULL OF GREAT DOCUMENTARIES, FASCINATING INTERVIEWS, AND CLASSIC MOVIES. http://www.britishpathe.tv/ FOR LICENSING ENQUIRIES VISIT http://www.britishpathe.com/