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    Full title reads: "Bruges. 'The Procession of the Holy Blood'. 200,000 people flock to 'The City of Bridges' to see centuries old religious procession."

    Bruges, Belgium.

    Religious procession through streets of Bruges. The people taking part are wearing old fashioned costumes. Cut away to show important looking priest. People in the procession (possibly dressed as if in the Holy Land) wave palm fronds. They are singing hymns.

    A religious symbol is carried in the procession - it is surrounded by Belgian clergymen.

    N.B. Presumably this has some connection with Easter.

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    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    18/05/1933
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    6166
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    707.03
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:13:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:03:08:00 / 01:04:21:00
    Canister:
    33/40
    Sort Number:
    33/040
  • Appears in...

    Categories
    Lifestyle & Culture Entertainment & Humour Religion & Politics
  • Stills

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

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