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    Southwalk, London.

    Intertitle: "LONDON FIRE FIGHTERS receive well-won honours for gallantry".

    M/S of a line of firemen lining up before a small platform in a cobbled courtyard. A dignified gentleman hands down scrolls to the firemen, behind him are a row of dignitaries. M/S of the gentleman handing out medals to the brave fire fighters, he is passed the medals by a high ranking fire officer. One fireman is handed a silver trophy, another gentleman wearing a large medallion steps forward to shake hands with the fireman. The line of firemen stand to attention, about turn and march off screen.

    Note: the location is named in the title as 'Southwalk', it may be an antiquated spelling of 'Southwark'. ah 2000.

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    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    28/10/1920
    Sound:
    Silent
    Media URN:
    21972
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    220.45
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:00:47:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:56:44:00 / 01:57:31:00
    Canister:
    G 716
    Sort Number:
    G 0716
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