Beating the Bounds of London.
Boys from upper-class educational institution; along w/ schoolmasters and various others; engage in a bizarre tradition. Procession of these through streets; led by man carrying a long pole w/ an orb w/ cross on top. Boys wear white smocks like altar boys and...
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Children and Beefeaters perform annual boundary beating ceremony at Tower of London.
Ceremony of beating the bounds at Barking, London.
Children take part in "beating the bounds" ceremony at the Tower of London where they hit the wall with sticks
The ceremony of Beating the Bounds at the Parish of St Clements, London.
Traditional ceremony of beating the bounds takes place at Tower of London.
A documentary about British traditions - street football, marbles, skittles, pancake races, etc.