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  • Short Summary

    The Furry Dance in Helston sees the whole town joining in and dancing through the streets in a big procession. Cornwall.

  • Description

    Item title reads - "and they sang as they danced along" "Old folk", "young folk" just the same dance through the town in the quaint centuries old Furry Dance. Helston, Cornwall.

    L/S as a band plays and children dance down the street in twos, spinning around. Men and ladies do the same, the men wear top hats. L/S as they make their way along through large crowds. Couples emerge from 'National Provincial' building under arch of leaves, and continue to dance along.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    830.04
    Media URN:
    19050
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    12/05/1930
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:18:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:04:54:00 / 01:06:12:00
    Canister:
    G 1710

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