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  • Short Summary

    A war memorial made entirely from flowers is centre piece in 'Lest We Forget' service.

  • Description

    South Shields, Tyne and Wear.

    Title: "10,000 Flowers from humblest to rarest blooms used to build a Floral Cenotaph at Lest We Forget service".

    Various shots of people and soldiers adding wreaths to a large tower made from flowers. L/S of the tower in a town square, a troop of sailors march past it. Various shots of crowds and soldiers filing past the floral memorial, a Union Jack flies from the top of it.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    536.14
    Media URN:
    25893
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    15/07/1926
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:37:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:39:11:00 / 01:39:48:00
    Canister:
    G 1311

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