• Short Summary

    The ceremony of the Common Riding in the Scottish town of Langholme.

  • Description

    Langholm, Dumfries and Galloway, Scotland.

    Various shots of the ceremony of the Common Riding in Langholm. A man carrying a flag rides through the countryside and across a river, leading a cavalcade of other riders to the boundaries of the town. Having touched all the boundaries, the standard bearer gallops back across a field, with the others following in hot pursuit. A crowd of people stand watching and cheering.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1037.06
    Media URN:
    20531
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    04/08/1938
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:27:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:08:58:00 / 01:09:25:00
    Canister:
    38/62

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