• Short Summary

    Signing of Magna Carta is re-enacted in Runnymede - same place where it happened in 1215.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "HISTORICAL PAGEANT - Famous scenes re-enacted at Runnymede."

    Runnymede, Surrey.

    Procession lead by Lord Mayors and Mayors of various boroughs (Sir Charles Collett, the Lord Mayor of London is there) and other dignitaries in period costumes is walking slowly across the field.

    On this place the Magna Carta was signed on June 15 1215, and the scene is re-enacted. Various shots of the procession - many different flags are seen. Magna Carta is signed - not a close shot, quite far. A man holds it in the air after signing. People in period costumes are seen milling around.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    789.06
    Media URN:
    8826
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    11/06/1934
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:26:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:11:20:00 / 01:12:46:00
    Canister:
    34/47

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