• Short Summary

    Scenic views of Chichester. West Sussex.

  • Description

    Chichester.

    West Sussex.

    Various shots of the 11th century Norman cathedral. M/S of the spire built in 1500 A.D. M/S of the old gateway. Various shots of the Dean. Various shots of 12th century St. Mary's Hospital. Camera pans along main street and up bell tower. L/S cricket match in Priory park. M/S Grey Friar's chapel. M/S's of wooded road with old houses.

    Amendment October 2011:
    A viewer has written in to point out that this reel actually shows the Market Cross when referring to the Cathedral bell tower. The bell tower, which stands alone from the cathedral, can be briefly glimsped in the background of one of the shots.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1554.13
    Media URN:
    49861
    Group:
    New sound pictorials
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    09/11/1942
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:34:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:18:41:00 / 01:20:15:00
    Canister:
    NSP 345

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