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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