• Short Summary

    Carillon fitted into tower of Rijksmueum, Amsterdam.

  • Description

    Amsterdam, Holland (Netherlands).

    GV. Rijksmuseum in Amsterdam. GV. Rijksmuseum. Long line of carillon bells laid on ground of museum, small crowd around. Various close up shots of the writings on bells. Three men lifting one of the bells with help of rope, people looking up. Bell is lifted to tower of Rijksmuseum where the carillon is to be fitted. Various shots of the people fitting the carillon, with help of a man giving them instructions. Man is blind and reads book printed in Brouilles. Various shots of the difficult construction with many ropes making the bells to play a particular melody. Several shots of the tower of the museum with bells ringing.

    (Comb.F.G.)

    Date found in the old record - 15/09/1963.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2677.21
    Media URN:
    79490
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1963
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:19:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:54:33:00 / 01:56:52:00
    Canister:
    UN 3793 G

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