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    Gloucester, England: GV Decorated main street, Gloucester. CU Gloucester Reg. t. Insignia. GV Men of Gloucester Regt. marching thru street led by Lt. Col. Carne. Side V Pan Lt. Col. Carne. SV Men of Gloucesters marching past. Angle V Gloucester Cathedral. STV CARNE approaching Cathedral. FV Ditto. STV Men of Gloucesters marching to cathedral, they halt. STV Mayoral party approaching cathedral. CU Chief Recorder, Mr. Raglan Somerset. SCU Pan Duke of Beaufort into cathedral. GV Int. Looking down aisle at Cathedral. LV Choir & assembly in cathedral. SV Gloucesters men seated. Angle V Bishop? of Gloucester in pulpit. SV Colonel Carne & Duke of Beaufort. STV Major E.D. Harding, walking towards Dean, the Very Rev. S.J.A. Evans with Col. Carne's stone cross on cushion. CU Stone cross being handed over to Dean. SV Colonel Carne etc., WTV Dean with cross pan to cross being placed on altar. FCU Cross. Angle V Pan down Gloucester Guildhall. GV Int. Ceremony. SV Lt. Col. Carne handed pen. CU Carne signing for Freedom of Gloucester. LV Carne standing mid applause. CU Carne speaks & sits mid applause:-(Nat.sd.) SV Carne being applauded.



    SOUND EFFECTS.



    Cu Lt. Colonel Carne speaks:-



    "Mr. Mayor, Your Grace, My Lord, Ladies & Gentlemen, I do indeed, thank this ancient City for the honour it confers upon me and upon the Regiment. I doubt my own worthiness for such great honours, but of that part of it which is shared by the Officers, Warrant Officers & Men who served with me in Korea I have no such doubts."



    GOOD SCENES.



    Angle V Gloucester Cathedral spires, bells ringing. (Nat. sd.) GV Glouchester Cathedral. Another V Ditto. Shot Thru arch showing Cathedral beyond. GV Cathedral. Int. V Stain glass window. Angle V Ditto. LV Int. Above heads of people, showing altar beyond. Another V Ditto, also aisle. SV Dean delivering service from altar.



    Personalities - Armed Forces; Religion and Superstition; Ceremonies - Local Government; James Power Carne (1906-1986), Ceremonies - Religious; Great Britain




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    FARMER, HAWKINS, READ, HUBBARD

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    Film ID:
    VLVA49BFG21CZXESOIQO8UZIC2KC1
    Media URN:
    VLVA49BFG21CZXESOIQO8UZIC2KC1
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    21/11/1953
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    MXF
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:00:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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