• Short Summary

    Pilgrims from England, Scotland and Ireland make pilgrimage to sacred isle of Iona.

  • Description

    Island of Iona, Hebrides, Scotland.

    GV. The Cathedral of Iona. GV. The currach sailing into isle of Iona. SV. The boat is beached and crew climb out, & SV. SV. Various religious figures including the Archbishop of Canterbury Dr Ramsey. GV. The crew kneeling in front of their boat. SV. They rise. SV. One of the crew releasing a dove as a thanksgiving for a safe journey. SV. Pan with a crew member as he walks up to meet Dr Ramsey. CU. People taking photographs. SV. Dr Ramsey giving blessing. CU. People in crowd. SV. The crew leading the procession to the cathedral. SV. Feet of the crew showing sheep skin sandals. GV. People taking photographs. SV. People watching. GV. More of the procession arriving. SV. Dr Ramsey in the procession. GV. The Cathedral.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1768.06
    Media URN:
    54585
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    17/06/1963
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:05:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:07:59:00 / 01:09:04:00
    Canister:
    63/49

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