• Short Summary

    Representatives of RAF and civil aviation present ensigns to Canterbury Cathedral.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Airmen at Canterbury - ensigns presented to the Cathedral".

    Kent.

    L/S of Canterbury Cathedral, sound of bells ringing. Various shots of representatives of Royal Air Force (RAF) and civil aviation marching towards cathedral, they hold an RAF ensign flag. A regiment of airmen stand to attention as the group of representatives pass. We hear music from distant military band.

    After presentation service, we see Archbishop of Canterbury (Cosmo Gordon Lang) walk across cathedral close. Two choir boys hold his robes. Various shots of dignitaries (military and civil) walking out of cathedral, including Lord Swinton, Minister for Air.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    885.03
    Media URN:
    13007
    Group:
    Unissued / unused
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    22/06/1936
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:45:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:05:30:00 / 01:07:15:00
    Canister:
    36/50

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