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    Titles read: "NEW BISHOP ENTHRONED".

    Southwark, London.

    Several shots of a procession of clergymen and altar boys making their way to the West Door of Southwark Cathedral Church of St Saviour and St Mary for the enthronement of the new Bishop of Southwark, Dr Bertram Simpson. There is snow on the ground. Among those present are Archbishop Germinosk of the Greek Church, Lord Lieutenant of Surrey, Chairman of the London County Council, the Bishop of Woolwich and the Dean of Westminster, Bishop Le Billier.

    Dark shots inside the cathedral show the new bishop blessing the large congregation. Commentator says he was formerly the Bishop of Kensington. The procession comes out of the church, followed by several dignitaries.

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    16/02/1942
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    43639
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    1318.07
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:44:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:14:51:00 / 01:16:35:00
    Canister:
    42/14 (Dublin)
    Sort Number:
    42/014
  • Appears in...

    Categories
    Religion & Politics
  • Stills

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

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