• Short Summary

    Canon of St. Paul's Cathedral Dick Sheppard is buried in Canterbury.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "FUNERAL OF CANON SHEPPARD - last rites in London and Canterbury."

    London & Canterbury, Kent.

    Men carrying the body of canon of St. Paul's Cathedral, Dick Sheppard, leaving St. Martin in the Fields - he was its vicar. Men place the coffin covered with flowers in a car. Several shots of the crowd gathered around the church. Various shots of the mass funeral procession arriving to St. Paul's, procession of priests leading them into cathedral. People are seen entering and leaving the cathedral after the service. Succession of shots of Dick Sheppard's burial in the Cloister Green of Canterbury Cathedral - crowds gathered to pay tribute.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    937.53
    Media URN:
    13957
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    08/11/1937
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:39:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:52:56:00 / 01:54:35:00
    Canister:
    37/89

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