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    Mont St. Michel, France.

    MS. Sculptured mural on wall of the Abbey. Various exterior shots of two monastery buildings, one is St. Wandrille with its black robed monks walking about. The other is Bec-Hellion which has white robed monks. Aerial view of Mont St. Michel - three shots - rock sticking out of sea with monasteries on. Various shots of the pilgrims led by the black and white robed monks walking bare footed across the sands. They make their way up steps to Mont St. Michel. Various shots of religious ceremony being performed inside, among the congregation is M. Pompidou. MS. One of the monks closing the gate for they will now have a private ceremony. Various shots of a large dining hall and the library in Mont St. Michel. Various shots during private ceremony of the monks. Various shots of the cloisters of the Mont. Various shots, from different angles, of Mont St. Michel.

    (comb. F.G.)

    Date found in the old record - 14/09/1965.

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    British Pathé
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    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:44:50:00 / 01:47:07:00
    UN 4057 B
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    UN 4057 B
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    Travel & Exploration Religion & Politics
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