Swan Upping 1953

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Shepperton (?), River Thames.

Various shots of men of the Vintners and Dyers Company rowing along in boats on the River Thames. As part of a traditional ceremony, the two companies pick up cygnets and mark them according to which company they belong to.

Cygnets belonging to the Vintner...

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Cataloguer:
Sarah
Stock:
Black & White
Sound:
Sound
Media URN:
44157
Sort Number:
NP 470
Time in/Out:
01:43:19:00 / 01:45:12:00
Canister:
NP 470
Film ID:
1337.27
Issue Date:
14/09/1953

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