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  • 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.

    N.B. Sound version of this story exists at 709.22 *PM0709*.

    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.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    761.23
    Media URN:
    8679
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    19/01/1931
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:51:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:36:16:00 / 01:38:07:00
    Canister:
    31/6

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