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    Mansion House & Law Courts, London.

    This year's pageant theme for the traditional parade marking Lord Mayor's drive to Law Courts is 'Wool in the History of London'. SV. Band of guards passing. SV. Lord Mayor of London Alderman Cuthbert Ackroyd and his wife waving from balcony of Mansion House. SCU. Large model of ram on float passing camera. SCU. Float - wool for export, Uncle Sam on float. SCU. Float - wool throughout the ages for uniforms. CU. Lord Mayor and wife waving from balcony. SCU. Float - Dick Whittington and his cat. CU. Woman pointing with small child. SCU. Mounted drummer banging away - followed by mounted band. CU. Lord Mayor waving from coach as it starts on journey. SV. Coach on way. SV. People waving. GV. Coach arrives at Law Courts. SCU. People waving. SV. Lord Mayor getting out of coach. SCU. Little boy watching. CU. Lord Mayor smiling.

    (Lavender.)

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    14/11/1955
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    31301
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    553.22
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:09:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:26:57:00 / 01:28:06:00
    Canister:
    55/91
    Sort Number:
    55/091
  • Appears in...

    Categories
    Religion & Politics
    WorkSpaces
    London Pageantry London Pageantry Lord Mayor\'s Show
  • Stills

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

Comments (1)

  1. jamied says

    The show took place on 9 November 1955.

    This footage is almost entirely duplicated in clip 553.26.

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