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    May Queen crowned. Llangollen, Wales.

    Pageants; holidays. May Day celebrations; including crowning of Queen of the May in Llangollen; Wales. Opens w/ parade approaching over bridge: marching band leads; followed by girls dressed as woodland spirits & carrying branches. Some historical costumes & Welsh flag. Young girl dressed in long gown & robe;riding on horse. At ceremony: the girl walking across park; w/ an elderly lady beside her; & 2 little boys in white wigs & tri-cornerhats following; carrying her train. Various shots from this ceremony/pageant. Coronation of May Queen. Also scenes such as boys dressed as cave men hunters w/ spears; other boys in Robin Hood costumes.

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    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1920 - 1929
    Sound:
    Mute
    Media URN:
    76641
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    2420.14
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:03:51:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:36:11:00 / 01:40:02:00
    Canister:
    ON 339 G
    Sort Number:
    ON 339 G
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    Categories
    Lifestyle & Culture Entertainment & Humour
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