• Short Summary

    New Bishop of Coventry enthroned in ruins of Coventry Cathedral.

  • Description

    Full title read: "COVENTRY'S BISHOP ENTHRONED".

    Coventry Cathedral, West Midlands.

    Top shot of the congregation and the processions in the ruins of the Coventry Cathedral. The Bishop-elect Dr Neville Gorton nears West Door and knocks on it with his Staff. Various shots of the procession moving towards the altar. Several shots of broken windows and walls of the Cathedral. The rough Cross of Coventry made of charred wood. Various shots of Dr Gorton receiving the blessing and being enthroned as the new Bishop. He replies with a blessing - natural sound.

    (Mute & Track Negs.)

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1073.11
    Media URN:
    37884
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    25/02/1943
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:19:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:21:12:00 / 01:23:31:00
    Canister:
    43/16

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