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  • Short Summary

    A pageant is staged in Bradford to mark the centenary of its incorporation as a Borough.

  • Description

    Peel Park, Bradford, Yorkshire. September 7th 1947.

    M.S.C.U. Lord Nathan and the Lord Mayor of Bradford Thomas Illingworth Cluff among others, watching the pageant. CU A spinner in oldtime costume at work on hand spinning wheel. CU A costumed horseman. LS scenes on the green, representing an attack on the castle. M.S. Buglers. MS children being put into costume. CU A man being made up. Various scenes from the pageant of a crowd with weapons waiting outside the castle and people in early nineteenth century costume getting out of a carriage. LS General elevated views of Bradford over the rooftops.

    Mute Neg Cuts 47/55.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2395.10
    Media URN:
    76318
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1947
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:25:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:23:42:00 / 01:26:07:00
    Canister:
    UN 1757 C

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