Some images from the Coronation of H. M. Queen Elizabeth II - 2nd. June 1953


A Herald approaches Temple Bar at the boundary of the City of London to proclaim The Queen's Coronation
 
He is met by The Lord Mayor of London and delivers his proclamation
 
The Gold State Coach leaves Buckingham Palace
     

The procession passes down The Mall
 
The State Coach passes Admiralty Arch
     

The Coronation
 
The Enthronement
     

Leaving Westminster Abbey
     
 

Returning to Buckingham Palace


The Palace balcony

View Associated British Pathe film 'Elizabeth is Crowned' (each reel 9 minutes streaming video in colour)
Reel 1 Reel 2 Reel 3 Reel 4

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