Dicken's Birth Anniversary 1914-1918

Star Item


Dicken's birth anniversary.

Memorial - 106th Anniversary of birth (1812) of Charles Dickens. Not certain just what's going on here; but a group of 7 or 8 men and 1 woman walk along side of some church; carrying flowers. All the men except for one elderly man are in uniforms of various countries...



Black & White
Media URN:
Sort Number:
ON 075 H
Time in/Out:
01:58:27:00 / 01:59:01:00
ON 075 H
Film ID:
Issue Date:
1914 - 1918

Comments (0)

We always welcome comments and more information about our films.

All posts are reactively checked. Libellous and abusive comments are forbidden.

Add your comment

To post a comment, please Register or to add a comment
August 2014 marks 100 years since the start of World War One. To honour this landmark occasion, British Pathé have launched this definitive collection of WW1 films.
On 14th April 1912, four days into her maiden voyage, RMS Titanic struck an iceberg. These 15 images have been selected from Pathe's Titanic collection.
Verbal warfare at its best. Here are some of history's greatest retorts and snarling insults. These people certainly didn't mince their words!

Related Videos

Mr Pickwick's

Mr Pickwick's "Hold Up"

A re-enactment of a scene from Charles Dickens' novel "Pickwick Papers".

Mr. Pickwick

Mr. Pickwick

Marvellous reconstruction of Dickension times with a coach and Victorian costumes.

"To The Royal Hop Pole Hotel For Dinner!"

The Dickens Fellowship re-enact Mr Pickwick's visit to Tewkesbury during centenary celebrations.

The All Lancashire Dickens

The All Lancashire Dickens

Fancy dress carnival with a Charles Dickens theme in Southport, Lancashire (Merseyside).

113th Dickens Anniversary

113th Dickens Anniversary

Charles Dickens' great grandson Peter lays flowers on occasion of writer's 113th anniversary.

Dickens Anniversary

Dickens Anniversary

Party of elderly gents and women carry a wreath to the grave of Charles Dickens.

Oliver Twist

Oliver Twist

Very early silent film version of Dickens' novel, possibly 1912 version by Thomas Bentley.

Following on from '10 Tragedies Caught on Film', we bring you part 2 and ten more tragedies that were captured when the reels were recording.
She may never have given a press interview but she is still one of the most famous women in the world. Here are 13 surprising facts you may not know about Queen Elizabeth II.
British Pathe captured many extraordinary events on film over its 80 year history but sometimes the cameras were switched on when tragedy struck.
Franz Reichelt
Are you guilty of perpetuating a story regardless of its truth? Here are some classic urban myths which you may not know are false.
Urban Legends
The Duke of Edinburgh has many talents, but it is his unique way with words that often receives the most attention. 
Life before health and safety laws; men worked at huge heights, balancing on girders and cranes all in order to help build the world's tallest skyscrapers.
The images taken from inside Buchenwald Concentration Camp after its Liberation show us what it was like; it tells us what happened and forces us to remember.
Over its history, the Pathe cameras filmed a number of people who had committed heinous crimes. So in no particular order, these images show ten faces of truly evil men and women.