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  • Description

    Lancashire.

    Title: "Beautiful War Memorial - unveiled at St. Annes-on-Sea in presence of Mr. Stephen Walsh".

    M/S of Walsh and senior army officers walking slowly past a crowd of people. L/S of a tall and modernist memorial with a statue on top of a woman with her arms outstretched, tilt down to show a Union Jack covering the base of the statue, a large crowd watch as the flag drops from the memorial.

    M/S, looking over the heads of the crowd, of Walsh standing between a man in mayoral chains and a man in a clerical wig, they are standing in silence beneath the memorial. M/S of the mayor laying a large wreath with the help of two men on the memorial. M/S of a group of children - mainly little girls - walking past carrying bouquets of flowers. M/S of children laying flowers at the base of the memorial.

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    16/10/1924
    Sound:
    Silent
    Media URN:
    24665
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    358.22
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:03:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:43:30:00 / 01:44:33:00
    Canister:
    G 1128
    Sort Number:
    G 1128
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  • Stills

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

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