• Short Summary

    A Trooping of the Colour ceremony in Madrid - not terribly impressive.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Madrid, Spain. After the short-lived Revolution - the traditional ceremony of 'the Trooping of the Colour' carried out in vast courtyard of King Alphonso's royal palace."

    Madrid, Spain.

    A military parade in courtyard of Royal Palace in Madrid. A military band leads in the marching troops. The troops parade round the courtyard.

    The troops march out of the Palace with their flag unfurled.

    (Natural Sound Track Only - No Commentary)

    N.B. This parade isn't very large - it is no wonder there was a revolution if this is all the troops the King could get out to Troop The Colour. MD.

    This material is from 1930s Extras Reel 2 - keep separately from original newsreels.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    709.22
    Media URN:
    6222
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    19/01/1931
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:55:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:32:00:00 / 01:33:55:00
    Canister:
    31/6

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