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  • Short Summary

    A new bell replaces one melted down for ammunition in Cologne Cathedral.

  • Description

    Germany.

    Title: "25 TON 'PEACE' BELL replaces the Emperor Bell (melted down for ammunition during the war) in Cologne Cathedral".

    L/S of Cologne Cathedral (part has scaffolding on it), tilt down to show the city's rooftops. Various shot, looking over the heads of a crowd, of a procession through the city streets - an enormous cathedral bell is carried along on a float, it is escorted by policemen on horseback. High angled shot of the bell float outside the cathedral doors, a large crowd watches from the square in front of the cathedral. M/S of the bell on the float - it has been decorated with flowers and ribbons.

    Note: for more shots of the new bell please see record for THE PEACE BELL in G 1146.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    364.13
    Media URN:
    24735
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    01/12/1924
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:14:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:23:19:00 / 01:24:33:00
    Canister:
    G 1142

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