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  • Short Summary

    Ceremony on the Cornish Coast. Prayers for the dead and sprinkling flowers on the water

  • Description

    Full title reads: "All Souls Days. Quaint Religious Ceremony on the Cornish Coast. Offering prayers for the souls of the dead and sprinkling flowers on the water".

    Cornwall.

    Several priests lead ground down on to rocks near beach and perform a ceremony near the sea. Wreaths are thrown into the water.

    N.B. Item found in Unidentified Gazettes reel.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2963.17
    Media URN:
    85201
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    1910 - 1919
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:59:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:15:56:00 / 01:16:55:00
    Canister:
    UNI GAZ ROLL 30

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