• Short Summary

    ENGLAND: Funeral of former Prime Minister Herbert Henry Asquith, 1st Earl of Oxford and Asquith takes place in Sutton Courtney.

  • Description

    SLATE INFORMATION - SIMPLE BURIAL FOR GREAT STATESMAN

    ENGLAND: Berkshire: Sutton Courtney

    Wide crowds outside of All Saints' church watching funeral procession as pallbearers carry coffin / Burial service with coffin lowered into grave / Mourners looking into grave

    SLATE:

    ENGLAND: West Yorkshire: Leeds

    EXT
    Mourners including dignitaries walking down steps /Mourners

    SLATE

    The cradle of the baby Asquith / Mourners leaving church / Memorial stone / Engraving (not clear) / Unidentified house with people outside

    ENGLAND: Berkshire: Sutton Courtney
    Repeat of coffin lowered into ground / Pan mourners / Repeat of beginning of funeral
    Background: ENGLAND: Funeral of former Prime Minister Herbert Henry Asquith, 1st Earl of Oxford and Asquith takes place in Sutton Courtney. And at Morley, Near Leeds, where the ex-premier of Britain was born, Mayor and townsfolk attend his chruch for memorial service.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA3A75T3R2PFWCH5J59JKZT6KTK
    Media URN:
    VLVA3A75T3R2PFWCH5J59JKZT6KTK
    Group:
    Reuters - Gaumont Graphic Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    01/01/1928
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:03:13:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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