• Short Summary

    The people of Rye celebrate November the Fifth with a parade and lots of fireworks.

  • Description

    Rye, near Hastings, Sussex. Bonfire celebrations feature decorated floats.

    Various shots of a procession of tableaux going through the streets of Rye, lit by naked torches at night. The people are having a great time. An elderly man is carried through the streets shoulder high.

    MS intercut shots of happy spectators.

    CU MS the huge bonfire

    MS LS Fireworks - rockets and Catherine wheels, etc.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1199.12
    Media URN:
    41472
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    10/11/1947
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:50:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:15:10:00 / 01:16:00:00
    Canister:
    47/90

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