• Short Summary

    The old practice of rushbearing dating from the time of Normans is still continued in Ambleside on the first Saturday in July.

  • Description

    SLATE INFORMATION It's an old English Custom

    ENGLAND: Cumbria: Ambleside:
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    Crowd gatherd on street / Procession of people carrying rushes and flowers to St Mary's Church
    Background: The old practice of rushbearing dating from the time of Normans is still continued in Ambleside on the first Saturday in July.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVAC1T32HJBBL5ECB1T15959H2GX
    Media URN:
    VLVAC1T32HJBBL5ECB1T15959H2GX
    Group:
    Reuters - Gaumont Graphic Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    01/01/1930
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    MP4
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:36:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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