• Short Summary

    Ilford couples participating in the Dunmow Flitch trials

  • Description

    SLATE INFORMATION: Title: Dunmow Flitch Trial - The Holding of the court at Ilford: Contesting couples must live without strife for a year

    ENGLAND: Essex: Ilford:
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    (8ft)

    GV (elevated view) & SV. Procession of contesting couples with "judge" & a model of a gallows

    (30ft)

    SCU. Couples sitting in front of gallows

    (36ft)

    GV (elevated view) Crowd

    (46ft)

    Video Roll 104ft Issue sheet title: DUNMOW FLITCH TRIAL. THE HOLDING OF THE COURT AT ILFORD. CONTESTING COUPLES MUST HAVE LIVED WITHOUT STRIFE FOR A YEAR AND A DAY.

    ILFORD: Flitch Trials, 1921.

    Customs, Great Britain, judges, wigs, mock trial, flitch of bacon, The Canterbury Tales, peacetime, interwar, interbellum
    Background: Ilford couples participating in the Dunmow Flitch trials

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA5E4110SFLJBDOJHGOL9W2RJG
    Media URN:
    VLVA5E4110SFLJBDOJHGOL9W2RJG
    Group:
    Reuters - Gaumont Graphic Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    16/06/1921
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:02:00
    Time in/Out:
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    Canister:
    N/A

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