Video From History: Queen’s Visit in 1953

November 19, 2010

Queen Elizabeth II visited Bermuda last year, over 55 years since she first travelled to our 21 square miles in November of 1953. Her stop here was one of the first on a major tour of the Commonwealth that she undertook following her coronation in June 1953.

The video below, filmed during the Queen’s visit in 1953, shows an aeriel view of Bermuda, the Queen’s arrival, crowds gathering, the Queen being transported around the island in a horse and carriage and more. [no sound]

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