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  • Short Summary

    Ancient ceremony of "Landing the famous eel pie" revived in Twickenham.

  • Description

    Item title reads - After lapse of centuries, ancient ceremony of "Landing the famous Eel Pie" revived. Twickenham.

    M/S of several people dressed in medieval costume sat at a table outside. A man and lady, also in costume, come in and sit down. The pie is brought out and placed on the table, the man licks his lips and the lady cuts into it. C/U of the man with a piece of pie on his fork, he nearly eats it but keeps being interrupted. He puts it down and drinks out of a tankard.

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    Film ID:
    306.18
    Media URN:
    23726
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:47:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:29:41:00 / 01:30:28:00
    Canister:
    G 984

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