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  • Short Summary

    Cathedral damaged by shells.

  • Description

    Cathedral.

    Location of events unknown.

    Men inspecting cathedral which has been damaged by shelling. Opens with shot either in or by cathedral; a few men enter from left. 1 civilian; others are British soldiers. Climb through window toward camera. Civilian picks up piece of rubble; looks at it. Next; shot looking down long hall; with bits of crumbling masonry on floor; light comes in from row of arched windows - great shadows. 2 soldiers walk down this hall toward camera. View of partial wall of the cathedral; with windows; part of roof missing.

    Destruction; antiquities. buildings; architecture World War One, war damage.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1942.28
    Media URN:
    73931
    Group:
    Old negatives
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1914 - 1918
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:51:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:29:29:00 / 01:30:20:00
    Canister:
    ON 178 L

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