Summary

Footage Information

British Pathé
ATLANTIC QUEEN SAILS AGAIN
Title reads: "Atlantic Queen sails again".

Firth of Clyde, Scotland.

Various shots of ship "Queen Elizabeth" sailing down River Clyde on her first official trials after being refitted. During the war she was a troop carrier, now she will be a luxury liner. C/U of Queen Elizabeth (later Queen Mother) looking through binoculars and chatting to Captain Sir James Bisset, commander of the "Queen Elizabeth". Various shots of the Queen and two princesses looking at different parts of the ship. All the new fittings and furnishings are very luxurious. C/U of Princess Elizabeth (later Queen Elizabeth II) and Princess Margaret standing by a porthole. C/U of the Queen at the wheel, she is given directions by Captain Bisset.



British Pathe
1946
00:01:23:00
Black & White
Sound
1412.25

Keywords

Firth of Clyde Scotland ships Queen Elizabeth rivers Queen Mother Elizabeth Bowes-Lyon Princess Margaret Rose Countess Snowdon Elizabeth II Sir James Bisset royalty
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