The Barge Church 1931

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    "One of the world's queerest churches is on a Barge on a German river."

    C/U of a man ringing a bell. L/S of man ringing the bell - he is on board a barge. L/S of the barge beside the canal bank. Various shots of the barge. People come to the church from far and wide. C/U of two women walking along the snowy canal bank towards the camera.

    L/S of people walking up the gangplank on to the barge. M/S of people walking along the gangplank. M/S of the priest stepping onto the gangplank. He is followed by young boys in suits - possibly the choir. The priest then leads the worshippers off the boat. C/U of the stone cross on the barge.

    Was an item in Pathe Pictorial issue number 678.

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    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    30/03/1931
    Sound:
    Mute
    Media URN:
    15355
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    910.07
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    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:41:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:12:33:00 / 01:14:14:00
    Canister:
    EP 169
    Sort Number:
    EP 169
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