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  • Short Summary

    A grotto dedicated to Our Lady of Lourdes is blessed by priests at Rathfarnham in Ireland.

  • Description

    Item title reads - A religious ceremony. Dedication of a grotto at Rathfarnham in honour of Our Lady of Lourdes, presented by the employees of the D.U.T.C. Ireland.

    L/S as priests walk along the road followed by officials and military personnel, more clergymen follow.

    M/S as the priests stand around with crowds behind, the camera pans across them. M/S as three of them stand next to a statue of a woman praying.

    The title is repeated. L/S of the crowds, the camera pans across them. M/S of the priest blessing a statue of the Virgin Mary which is set in a wall, various shots as the statue of the woman prays to the Virgin Mary above.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    442.22
    Media URN:
    25422
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    28/12/1925
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:12:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:41:12:00 / 01:43:24:00
    Canister:
    G 1254

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