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  • Short Summary

    Scenes from an international Scout Camp with camp fire being lit, singing. Morning cooking, chopping wood and Sunday Service with the Mayor and Mayoress of Warwick.

  • Description

    Unissued / unused material - dates and locations may be unclear / unknown.

    Priory Park, Warwick, Warwickshire

    Various general views at the international Amikaro Scout Meeting. Large camp fire is lit by scout master. High shot, scouts gathered round camp fire, scoutmasters lecturing them. A group of German scouts singing with guitar accompaniment. CU Camp fire. Mime sequence of an outing in a broken down car.

    Sunday morning scene showing boys cooking, chopping wood etc., a game of rounders is played. National flags flying on hill, Scouts stand by. Various shots of "Merevale" sign at the entrance to the camp. Boys serving out food and chopping wood. CU Swedish scouts ingenious plate rack, cut from a log. A boy washing.

    Sunday morning service held at site of camp fire. Various shots of service attended by Mayor and Councillors. An injured boy in a wheelchair, pan to service. Boys singing. Alderman A Tenneson Lees, Mayor of Warwick, afterwards speaks to Kurt Nelson of Denmark who had scalded his feet. Mayor and Mayoress chat to scouts from different countries, France, Madagascar, Germany etc.

    Cataloguer's Note: "Date received" on original paperwork reads: 03/08/1958. Some of the picture quality is poor in the night scene.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2904.08
    Media URN:
    83879
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    1958
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:06:00:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:15:59:00 / 01:21:59:00
    Canister:
    UN 3125 B

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