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    An old-fashioned water pageant in Poole Harbour includes costumes, pricking a girl's finger, and "whipping" a young boy

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    FISHING AND FISH. Fishing Vessels set out from Poole Harbour on Beating the Harbour Bonds Ceremony


    POOLE Beating the Bounds Ceremony at Poole..of the Harbour..the fishing vessels set out, take on the Mayor, read the Charter Pirate boat comes alongside and are driven off


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    Background: An old-fashioned water pageant in Poole Harbour includes costumes, pricking a girl's finger, and "whipping" a young boy

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    Film ID:
    VLVAEP6BOQIP6MD7IT2U3QZQ3SGR6
    Media URN:
    VLVAEP6BOQIP6MD7IT2U3QZQ3SGR6
    Group:
    Reuters - Gaumont British Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    30/07/1951
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:43:00
    Time in/Out:
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    Canister:
    N/A

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