• Short Summary

    King of Dalkey Island is crowned - Alderman Thomas Kelly.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "DALKEY ACQUIRES A MONARCH - Century-old burlesque review."

    Dalkey Island.

    Various shots of the crowds arriving in small barges on Dalkey Island for the 'coronation of the king of Dalkey' - Thomas the First (Alderman Thomas Kelly).

    Several shots of the crowd and the orchestra walking along the field.

    Several shots of the 'court' and the crowd around. King seated at his 'throne' being crowned.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1658.08
    Media URN:
    21680
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    19/07/1934
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:06:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:10:12:00 / 01:11:18:00
    Canister:
    34/58

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