• Short Summary

    Enthronement of the 97th Archbishop of Canterbury.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "1945 PILGRIMAGE TO CANTERBURY".

    Canterbury, Kent.

    Trumpeters of the Royal Military School of Music playing a fanfare on the steps of Canterbury Cathedral. Dr. Geoffrey Fisher, formerly Bishop of London, with other dignitaries file into Canterbury Cathedral. Dr. Fisher, 97th Archbishop of Canterbury, receiving the Pastoral Staff. Close up shot of manuscript of the Canterbury gospels presented by Pope Gregory to St. Augustine. Various shots of scenes of the enthronement of Dr. Fisher as Archbishop of Canterbury. At the end of ceremony, the new Archbishop blesses the congregation.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1151.17
    Media URN:
    39913
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    26/04/1945
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:03:06:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:40:54:00 / 01:44:00:00
    Canister:
    45/34

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