Climbers Erect Mountain Top Peace Beacon 1919

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    Item title reads: "Near Windermere - For Mountain-Top Peace Beacon - Hill climbers transport material to summit of England's highest mountain."

    Windermere, Lake District, Cumbria.

    WS. Group making it's way along a stony path, mountains in the distance behind them. Men lead ponies loaded with equipment. Climbers with sledges pass followed by a man carrying a British flag. LS. As the group lead their ponies towards the camera between a line of boulders. WS. Group of men carrying the Peace Beacon - mountain shrouded by mist behind them. WS Hill Climbers as they start their ascent of a rock face.

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    British Pathé
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    Silent
    Media URN:
    29979
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    Available on request
    Film ID:
    190.04
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    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:07:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:05:28:00 / 01:06:35:00
    Canister:
    G 582
    Sort Number:
    G 0582
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