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  • Description

    Item title reads - "Corpus Christi". 3000 troops kneel in reverence as "The Host", escorted by Generals of Free State Army, passes. The Curragh, Ireland, Eire.

    L/S of many soldiers stood in a group, the camera pans across them. M/S as the camera pans across the men as they are kneeling. M/S as priests walk along, one is holding a cross and soldiers are holding a canopy over them. M/S of the soldiers kneeling. M/S as the priests walk along followed by altar boys and soldiers. M/S of soldiers walking along followed by drummers and pipers. M/S of little girls in white dresses, they turn to each other then carry on walking. M/S of the priests walking, two altar boys walk backwards so they do not have their backs turned to the priests. M/S as the priests kneel before the altar.

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    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    18/06/1925
    Sound:
    Silent
    Media URN:
    19524
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    406.31
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:02:45:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:50:23:00 / 01:53:08:00
    Canister:
    G 1199
    Sort Number:
    G 1199
  • Appears in...

    Categories
    Religion & Politics War & Revolution
    WorkSpaces
    1920-1929
  • Stills

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

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