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    Item title reads - Funeral of Admiral Sir John Kelly.

    London and Portsmouth, Hampshire.

    L/S of slow procession of sailors in the funeral cortege. M/S of the coffin of Admiral Sir John Kelly on a gun carriage. Mourners follow, they include high ranking naval officers and their men. M/S of Nelson's Column, aerial M/S of the cortege, M/S as crowds watch. M/S as his coffin is carried up the steps into St. Martin's-in-the-Fields church. M/S of lion statue in Trafalgar Square with the church tower in the background. Various shots as the coffin is borne up the steps.

    M/S as the coffin is carried onto HMS 'Coruso' (?) in Portsmouth for burial at sea. Bosuns pipe it aboard. M/S as it is placed on a bier. M/S of the coffin on deck surrounded by sailors with heads bowed. M/S's as the ship sails away with ensign at half mast.

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    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    09/11/1936
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    13209
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    897.20
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:50:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:33:23:00 / 01:35:13:00
    Canister:
    36/90
    Sort Number:
    36/090
  • Stills

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

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