• Short Summary

    At Devonport Ramsay MacDonald's body arrives, and after Westminster Abbey memorial service is laid to rest in Lossiemouth.

  • Description

    ENGLAND: London: Westminster Abbey:
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    Semi view pan Count Grandi. Semi view Archbishop of Canterbury out of car - into Abbey. Semi view Duke of Gloucester getting out of car & into abbey. Semi view Duke of Gloucester with Archbishop of Canterbury & Dean of Westminster. Semi view pan Lord Halifax. Semi view pan Sir John Simon. Semi view pan Lord Hailsham. Semi view Montague Norman. Semi view pan Hore-Belisha. Semi view pan Lord Swinton. Semi view pan Lord Dunedin.

    Semi view Earl & Countess Baldwin. Semi view pan Neville Chamberlain. Semi view Lloyd George. Semi view pan J.H. Thomas. Semi view pan Malcolm Macdonald. Gen. view coffin leaving Westminster Abbey. Semi view coffin & Macdonald family following. CU coffin & Macdonald family following. CU coffin past camera. Gen view Duke of Gloucester leaving abbey. Semi view Duke of Gloucester shakes hands with Archbishop of Canterbury & Dean of Westminster.

    Personalities - Politicians; Rites of Passage; Religion and Superstition; Ceremonies - Funerary; James Ramsay Macdonald (British Prime Minister) (1866-1937), Great Britain; Scotland
    Background: At Devonport Ramsay MacDonald's body arrives, and after Westminster Abbey memorial service is laid to rest in Lossiemouth.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA8ODCBUPJBXKRLRI52UB48E3TF
    Media URN:
    VLVA8ODCBUPJBXKRLRI52UB48E3TF
    Group:
    Reuters - British Paramount Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    29/11/1937
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    MP4
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:21:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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