Detail

Title ID 3086Collection ID798
Title[Coronation of HM The King George VI,1937]
Date12 May 1937
Genre/TypeAmateurIndependent AmateurNon-fictionCommemoration
ThemeCommemoration
KeywordsArmed Forces Celebrations Commemorative Events Coronations Cultural Events Parades Royalty
Location
LocalLondon
RegionalGreater London City of London
NationalEngland United Kingdom
Credits
ProductionCaptain Cyril R. Peckitt
CameraCaptain Cyril R. Peckitt
FormatBlack & White Silent
Duration4 min. 5 sec.
Copyright & AccessCopyright restrictions apply, contact Screen Archive South East for details

Summary

Huge crowds line the streets of London, watching as a parade of armed forces from across the Empire and of numerous VIPs leads the Golden Coach carrying HM King George VI on his Coronation Day.