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    Item title reads: " From Rangoon To Mandalay. Tens of thousands of pilgrims gather in Burmese Capital for High Priest's State Funeral."

    Rangoon, Burma

    L/S massed crowds crushing against the funeral procession. There is a canopied funeral cart, followed by a very tall object. People carry flags. The crowds surge and are packed very tightly. Most people are wearing white clothes, traditional funeral colour. High angle shot in the city street, as they continue to surge around the procession. At one point the crowd wave fans.

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    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    26/09/1927
    Sound:
    Silent
    Media URN:
    33383
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    700.08
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:22:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:09:41:00 / 01:11:03:00
    Canister:
    G 1436
    Sort Number:
    G 1436
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    Categories
    Historical Figures & Celebrities Religion & Politics
    WorkSpaces
    mgyupa Rangoon Burma (GVs)
  • Stills

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

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