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    Item title reads - First stainless steel cross. After being blessed and dedicated, thousands see it erected on St. Marie's church spire. Sheffield, Yorkshire.

    M/S of the vicar outside the church door, he blesses the ornate cross which has a cockerel on the top, he kisses it as do other clergy. Members of the public crowd round to kiss it.

    Intertitle - 'our cameraman will go anywhere a steeplejack will!'

    M/S as they climb the spire. M/S as the cross is hoisted up on the steeplejack's back. Various shots as they climb higher. L/S of the spire, L/S as the cross is put in place.

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    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    31/08/1925
    Sound:
    Silent
    Media URN:
    19776
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    418.34
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:02:16:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:55:13:00 / 01:57:29:00
    Canister:
    G 1220
    Sort Number:
    G 1220
  • Appears in...

    Categories
    Sport & Leisure
    WorkSpaces
    Yorkshire Sheffield work
  • Stills

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

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