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  • Description

    Durham.

    Title: "After Eleven Years. Gallant 8th Durhams commemorate their Baptism of Fire".

    M/S of a procession of elderly men, some in mayoral robes, others in tops hats, walking past Durham Castle. M/S of the procession passing a line of policemen and entering the main door to the cathedral.

    M/S of a battalion of soldiers marching across a parade ground, in the foreground two officers salute. M/S of the battalion marching past. M/S of the officers saluting their men, the background Durham castle can be seen. M/S of the troops marching into the cathedral. M/S of ex-servicemen in civilian suits marching into the cathedral.

    Note: according to the original issue sheet this version is for 'Newcastle only'.

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    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    29/04/1926
    Sound:
    Silent
    Media URN:
    25716
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    490.15
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:11:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:37:39:00 / 01:38:50:00
    Canister:
    G 1289
    Sort Number:
    G 1289
  • Appears in...

    Categories
    War & Revolution
  • Stills

    0:01 0:02 0:03 0:04

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