• Short Summary

    Funeral procession of Liverpool's leader Sir A Salvidge, watched by crowds.

  • Description

    Titles read: 'Funeral of Mr Salvidge, Liverpool's great Leader.'

    Location of events unknown - probably Liverpool, Merseyside.

    Shots (quite faint / foggy) of funeral procession of Sir Archibald Salvidge; w/ flowers; wreaths on cars. Priests ascending steps. Pallbearers step forward; lift coffin & carry it up steps. Crowd attending funeral follow.

    Ceremonies.

    Note: footage shows signs of decomposition - very scratched in places - and contains several repeat shots.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2414.22
    Media URN:
    76551
    Group:
    Old negatives
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1928-1928
    Sound:
    sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:04:09:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:56:56:00 / 02:01:05:00
    Canister:
    ON 332 B

Comments (2)

  1. jamied says

    The funeral seen here is for Sir Archibald Salvidge.

    He died on 11 December 1928, cutting down this clip's current date range of 1920-29.

    SEE ALSO CLIP 772.08

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  2. British Pathé says

    Thanks jamied - that's helpful. Anyone know the date of the funeral?

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