Detail

Title ID 9149Collection ID1177
Title[Princess Elizabeth ‘Royal Visit to Crawley’]
Date25 January 1950
CollectionMoore Family
Genre/TypeAmateurIndependent AmateurNon-fictionActuality/Factual
ThemeCommemoration Urban Life
KeywordsBuilding Construction Houses Royalty Cars Urban Areas
Location
LocalCrawley
RegionalWest Sussex
NationalEngland United Kingdom
Credits
ProductionGladstone E. Moore
CameraGladstone E. Moore
ParticipantsHRH Princess Elizabeth
FormatMixed Colour and Black & White Silent
Duration00:10:04:00
Copyright & AccessCopyright restrictions apply, contact Screen Archive South East for details

Summary

A film documenting a Royal visit to Crawley by HRH Princess Elizabeth, including a view of a train passing over Balcombe Viaduct, and a selection of newspaper headlines and front pages chronicling the event. Events include the opening of the "Manor Royal" Business park, a visit to meet residents on a new housing estate followed by a gathering outside a public house on Crawley High Street.

Stills

A still from [Princess Elizabeth ÔRoyal Visit to CrawleyÕ] (1950)