Royal spring wedding

United Kingdom, 1963

Film
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The wedding of HRH Princess Alexandra and the Hon. Angus Ogilvy at Westminster Abbey in April 1963. Joins the waiting crowds to pick out some of the famous guests arriving, until the moment when the presence of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth indicates that the bride is on her way. A fanfare greets the arrival of Princess Alexandra, who walks (with her chief bridesmaid, HRH Princess Anne, in attendance) to join her groom at the altar, and the majestic service proceeds. The Princess and her husband leave the Abbey to drive in the famous glass coach to St James Palace.

Credits

production company

Associated British-Pathe

Language

English

Duration

00:11:12:00

Colour

Colour

Production places
United Kingdom
Production dates
1963

Collection metadata

ACMI Identifier

28079

Subject categories

Anthropology, Ethnology, Exploration & Travel → Rites and ceremonies - Great Britain

Documentary

Documentary → Documentary films - Great Britain

Family, Gender Identity, Relationships & Sexuality → Weddings

History → Alexandra, Princess, granddaughter of George V, King of Great Britain

History → Anne, Princess Royal, daughter of Elizabeth II, 1950-

History → Elizabeth II, Queen of Great Britain, 1926-

History → Great Britain - History - 20th century

History → History

History → Monarchy - Great Britain

People → Alexandra, Princess, granddaughter of George V, King of Great Britain

People → Anne, Princess Royal, daughter of Elizabeth II, 1950-

People → Elizabeth II, Queen of Great Britain, 1926-

Short films

Short films → Short films - Great Britain

Sound/audio

Sound

Holdings

16mm film; Access Print (Section 1)

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