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    Selkirk

    Scotland.

    L/S town of Selkirk. M/S statue of the Standard bearer of Flodden. M/S of current Standard bearer with the flag, about to take part in the annual ceremony of Common Riding. M/S of him with Provost and other dignitaries. L/S as crowds wave at the camera as they go to take part in the ceremony. Various shots of the Standard bearer with his cavalcade on their horses as they 'ride the marshes'. M/S as he drinks a glass of milk which is also part of the ceremony. Various shots as the ride continues to the boundaries. Various shots as they ride back to the market place, the last part is done at a gallop. M/S as the bearer sweeps the Colours back and forth over the memorial to the fallen. M/S as the Provost joins him.

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    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    16/08/1943
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    50259
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    1566.05
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:33:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:09:39:00 / 01:11:12:00
    Canister:
    NSP 385
    Sort Number:
    NSP 385
  • Appears in...

    Categories
    Lifestyle & Culture
    WorkSpaces
    Scotland South BL ARCHIVE PROG
  • Stills

    0:01 0:02 0:03 0:04

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