• Short Summary

    Footage of animal blessing ceremony at church in Hereford.

  • Description

    Animal blessing at Holy Trinity Church in Hereford.

    L/S Crowds and church. M/S Children holding bird cage, etc. M/S Woman pan to lamb she has on lead. C/U Hands putting tortoise into basket. C/U Small girl holding rabbit. C/U Parrot. L/S Procession advancing. C/U Boy watching. L/S Procession entering church yard. M/S Banner and choir boys passing camera. C/U Feet marching, past camera and dog being led.

    C/U Church priest walking with crowd. M/S Crowd. M/S Crowd waiting with animals. M/S Line of children carrying pets. C/U Proud mothers watching. M/S Vicar talking. C/U Boy, pan to mouse in hand. (2 shots). C/U Cat in girl's arms. M/S Sheep and pig etc. tethered. C/U Hand stroking pigeon. C/U Swan in owner's arms. M/S Horse. L/S Pan, shot of assembly.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1385.15
    Media URN:
    45293
    Group:
    New pictorials
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    24/11/1952
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:38:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:25:13:00 / 01:26:51:00
    Canister:
    NP 428

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