• Short Summary

    Solemn and affecting scenes mark last home coming of late Duke to his home at Arundel

  • Description

    Funeral of the Late Duke of Norfolk. Arundel in Sussex.

    Funeral of Henry Fitzalan-Howard, the 15th Duke of Norfolk. Shot of huge funeral procession coming up road; toward camera; Arundel Castle in background with large tower. Anglican priest(s) carrying long pole with cross on top. A group of choirboys or altar boys; anyway boys in white robes. Horses pull the wagon with the casket; covered with flowers. Large group of mourners walk in the procession; and a lot of others turn out to watch; pay respects. Short piece of film of a guy walking down street. At the end; repeats the beginning of funeral procession. Premier dukedom in England ranking next after princes of the blood.

    (G 415 A)

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1862.57
    Media URN:
    71375
    Group:
    Old negatives
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:17:00
    Time in/Out:
    02:01:06:00 / 02:02:23:00
    Canister:
    ON 040 N

Comments (2)

  1. jamied says

    This is the funeral of Henry Fitzalan-Howard, the 15th Duke of Norfolk.

    The castle seen in this clip is Arundel Castle, the Duke's ancestral home.

    SEE ALSO CLIP 1886.16

  2. British Pathé says

    This is appreciated. We've added the additional info to the description.

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