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  • Description

    Part of issue TAKE YOUR CHOICE.

    Holy Island, off Northumberland coast.

    L/S of island. Various shots of ruins of priory on island. L/S of church. Various shots of marriage of local girl Doreen Tuff and Stanley Frad of Royal Marines. The couple have a traditional Holy Island wedding: the bride is given a horseshoe on leaving church, she them jumps over petting stone, Stanley must pay toll to oldest inhabitant, guns are fired above the bride and groom's head, Stanley throws money to village children and a plate of cake is broken over bride's head (ouch!). Good shot of couple kissing, Stanley is wearing his uniform. M/S of wedding car driving off through sea, a "Just Married" sign is attached to bumper.

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    07/06/1943
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    50168
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    1562.27
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:26:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:45:30:00 / 01:46:56:00
    Canister:
    NSP 375
    Sort Number:
    NSP 375
  • Appears in...

    Categories
    Lifestyle & Culture Religion & Politics
  • Stills

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

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