Film ID:
YFA 857

ROYAL TOUR OF YORKSHIRE 1949

1949

Visitor Tabs

Description

This British Movietone film is part of the Leeds City Libraries collection and contains footage of the 1949 Royal tour of Yorkshire by Princess Elizabeth and the Duke of Edinburgh.

The film starts with the Royal couple getting off a train at Halifax and continuing onto various Yorkshire towns including York, Wakefield and Huddersfield. There is also footage of a children's day in Roundhay Park in Leeds.