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  • Short Summary

    Cuts from newsreel 48/73 - blessing the herring fleets - Whitby in North Yorkshire.

  • Description

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

    Cuts from newsreel 48/73 - blessing the herring fleets - Whitby in North Yorkshire.

    Various shots of fishing boats in harbour. M/S of fishing boat leaving harbour. M/S of boats decorated with flags. Man passing rope to another to tie up boat.

    M/S of Bishop of Whitby, Reverend WH Baddaley giving blessing from quayside as crowd look on. Shots of locals watching ceremony. M/S of crowd on quayside. M/S as Bishop of Whitby steps from rostrum. M/S of Mayor and Bishop of Whitby. Elevated shot of fishing boats; pan along quayside. M/S of Bishop of Whitby holding ceremony. People in boats watching.

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    Film ID:
    2467.19
    Media URN:
    67325
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:08:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:42:56:00 / 01:44:04:00
    Canister:
    UN 1990 F

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