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    Item title reads - "Wipers" new Cathedral. The people of Ypres - that "holy ground of British Arms" - enter in possession of their new cathedral, now risen from the ruins of war. Belgium.

    L/S of the new cathedral from under an archway, people file in. M/S of the magnificent building, the camera pans down to people below.

    Intertitle - 'look back ... think back ... on the 'Wipers' of those dreadful war days!'

    L/S of the cathedral in ruins during the war. L/S of it after it has been rebuilt.

    The title is repeated here. M/S of wreaths hanging on what is left of the old cathedral, the camera pans up to the new one behind it. L/S of the new cathedral.

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    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    17/04/1930
    Sound:
    Silent
    Media URN:
    18957
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    824.23
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:34:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:38:18:00 / 01:39:52:00
    Canister:
    G 1703
    Sort Number:
    G 1703
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    Categories
    Religion & Politics Trade & Industry
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    My worksapce Erddig Ypres Ypres WW1 Ypres
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    0:01 0:02 0:03 0:04

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