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Abingdon, England: GV Gypsies gathered around camp fire showing Gypsy Queen, Harriet Bowers, caravan. SV Pan Gypsies around camp fire. SV Caravan. SCU Gypsywomen. CU Gipsy. CU Woman holding baby sucking dummy. CU Pan Young & old gypsies. CU Camp fire. GV Camp site next morning. SV Cart with floral tributes. CU Floral tribute. CU Pan Floral tribute on wheels. SV Pan Gypsies look at flowers. CU Pan Ditto. LV Bringing Harriet Bowers' coffin from caravan. SV Gypsies watching. LV Putting coffin in funeral cart. GV Funeral procession towards. GV Gypsies following. GV Abingson church. SV Gypsies into church. SV Preparing Bowers' caravan & belongings for burning. SV Ditto. GV Shot of trees as sun goes down. Side V Back of caravan starts to burn. CU Arthur Bowers, one of the younger sons. SV Pan Gypsies throwing horse harness onto blazing caravan. GV Caravan burning. CU Ditto. SV Gypsies. SV Ditto. CU Blazing caravan being tipped over.
Rites of Passage; Ethnic Minorities; Fire; Ceremonies - Funerary; Great Britain
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