Memorial To Great Explorer 1934

Star Item

Description

Full title reads: "MEMORIAL TO GREAT EXPLORER - Obelisk unveiled by Mrs. Richard Linton to Captain James Cook, R. N. at Great Ayton, Yorks."

Great Ayton, Yorkshire.

Crowd gathered for the ceremony of unveiling the obelisk - Memorial to great explorer Captain James Cook. Mrs Richard...

more

Data

Cataloguer:
Sanja
Stock:
Black & White
Sound:
Sound
Media URN:
9933
Sort Number:
34/084
Time in/Out:
01:42:18:00 / 01:43:19:00
Canister:
34/84
Film ID:
799.31
Issue Date:

Comments (0)

We always welcome comments and more information about our films.

All posts are reactively checked. Libellous and abusive comments are forbidden.

Add your comment

To post a comment, please Register or to add a comment
August 2014 marks 100 years since the start of World War One. To honour this landmark occasion, British Pathé have launched this definitive collection of WW1 films.
yardstare
On 14th April 1912, four days into her maiden voyage, RMS Titanic struck an iceberg. These 15 images have been selected from Pathe's Titanic collection.
Titanic
Verbal warfare at its best. Here are some of history's greatest retorts and snarling insults. These people certainly didn't mince their words!
pope

Related Videos

Hide
Unidentified Neg Aka UN Id Neg

Unidentified Neg Aka UN Id Neg

Unidentified story showing a ceremony around a memorial in a churchyard, probably connected to a Naval anniversary.

French Lady Footballers

French Lady Footballers

No shots of the girls playing - they lay a wreath at the Cenotaph and wave at the camera.

Remembrance Day

Remembrance Day

Remembrance Day is marked with a procession and laying of wreaths in Bray, Ireland.

'wipers' New Cathedral

'wipers' New Cathedral

Ypres gets a new cathedral after the original one was destroyed in the First World War. Belgium.

American War Memorial

American War Memorial

Workman vandalises American War Memorial in Paris as protest.

King Albert I Memorial

King Albert I Memorial

Memorial ceremony following the death of King Albert I.

Poppies

Poppies

Poppy heads with cross in background.

Italian Premier Leaves For USA

Italian Premier Leaves For USA

Footage of the Italian Premier Alcide de Gaspieri leaving by plane for the USA

Following on from '10 Tragedies Caught on Film', we bring you part 2 and ten more tragedies that were captured when the reels were recording.
10MoreTragedies
She may never have given a press interview but she is still one of the most famous women in the world. Here are 13 surprising facts you may not know about Queen Elizabeth II.
dancingqueen
British Pathe captured many extraordinary events on film over its 80 year history but sometimes the cameras were switched on when tragedy struck.
Franz Reichelt
Are you guilty of perpetuating a story regardless of its truth? Here are some classic urban myths which you may not know are false.
Urban Legends
The Duke of Edinburgh has many talents, but it is his unique way with words that often receives the most attention. 
Philip
Life before health and safety laws; men worked at huge heights, balancing on girders and cranes all in order to help build the world's tallest skyscrapers.
Vertigo
The images taken from inside Buchenwald Concentration Camp after its Liberation show us what it was like; it tells us what happened and forces us to remember.
Buchenwald
Over its history, the Pathe cameras filmed a number of people who had committed heinous crimes. So in no particular order, these images show ten faces of truly evil men and women.
Himmler