ROYAL VISIT OF GEORGE VI

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Places:

  • Edinburgh

Subjects:

  • Ceremonies
  • Royalty

Genres:

  • Newsreel

Decade:

  • 1930s

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Title: ROYAL VISIT OF GEORGE VI

Reference number: 0054

Date: 1937

Production company: Gaumont British News

Sound: sound

Original format: 35mm

Colour: bw

Fiction: non-fiction

Running time: 6.00 mins

Description: The King and Queen are received in Edinburgh by Walter Elliot, the Secretary Of State. Shots of the Ceremony of the Keys at Edinburgh Castle. [Incomplete]

See also ref 0819

Shotlist: Credits (.28); arrival of King and Queen in Edinburgh where they are received by Walter Elliot, the Secretary of State, and then state procession to Holyrood where there is a march past (1.57); Drive to St. Giles' Cathedral. Official ceremony, and then on to the castle for ceremony of the keys (4.30); Their Majesties pay a visit to Leith. Motorcade and crowds in Leith (6.00); [Incomplete].