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  • Short Summary

    President Cosgrave and Mr. Hughes, Minister for Defence, watch artillery practice.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "In the Wicklow Mountains President Cosgrave and Mr. Hughes, Minister for Defence, watch Irish Artillery Practice".

    Wicklow, Southern Ireland (Eire, Republic of Ireland).

    M/S of group of army officers, William T. Cosgrave (President of Irish Free State) and Hughes. They look towards artillery range, some using binoculars and telescopes.

    L/S of soldiers sheltering behind hedgerow, firing guns and canons. M/S of soldiers loading canon. C/U of solders position canon to fire. M/S of canon being fired. Various panning shots of soldiers operating guns and canons. L/S of soldiers on horseback dragging canon across rough terrain, view of mountains in background.

    M/S of Cosgrave, Hughes and some army officers looking at a plan / map. C/U of the group. M/S of Hughes looking through small camera-type gadget on tripod.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    580.11
    Media URN:
    26104
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    05/08/1926
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:41:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:29:24:00 / 01:32:05:00
    Canister:
    G 1317

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