The Lord Mayor's Show 1948

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    Full title reads: " THE LORD MAYOR'S SHOW".

    London.

    Close up shot, pan with the new Lord Mayor, Sir George Aylwen walking towards his coach. Close up shot of children in crowd. Lord Mayor entering coach. High angle shot of the crowd. Close up shot of coachman, pan down to coach driving away. General view of Mansion House, London - Lord Mayor's coach leaving up one street as troops parade down Lombard Street.

    Panning shot of a young cadet leading mascot pony. High angle shot of the soldiers in period uniforms marching along crowded street. High angle shot of the crowd watching parade. Old time Ford vehicle with two officers in it. Sign on side reading 'Mechanisation 1911 - used for Gun Towing". Territorial Force Nursing Service float moving past camera. Several shots of Lord Mayor's Coach moving through crowded streets. Crowd looking on. High angle shot of ex-servicemen carrying standards, marching. Crowd cheering. Towards, tableau of old ship with men in period costume on. Long shot of soldiers marching in procession. A.T.S. (Auxiliary Territorial Services) in procession - women marching past camera. Towards, sailors in procession (two shots). 'John Bull' tableau. Dignitaries in ceremonial dress waiting for the Lord Mayor in front of Law Courts. Long shot of Lord Mayor's coach arriving to Law Courts. Mounted Guard of Honour. Long shot of the Lord Mayor's coach arriving at entrance to the Law Courts. Lord Mayor of London and other town dignitaries walking into Law Courts. Close up shot of three children waving streamers. New Lord Mayor, Sir George Aylwen, walking into Law Courts. State trumpeters blowing trumpets. New Lord Mayor on steps after ceremony.

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    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    11/11/1948
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    46961
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    1440.39
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:57:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:56:32:00 / 01:58:29:00
    Canister:
    48/91
    Sort Number:
    48/091
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