• Short Summary

    Ill and disabled people join a plane in Dublin - they are making a journey to Lourdes.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Irish Pilgrims Fly To Lourdes".

    Dublin Airport, Eire, Southern Ireland, Republic of Ireland.

    SV Pilgrims checking with hostess and going aboard Air Lingus aircraft Sabena Skymaster. CU Hostess ticking off names. SV Clergyman going aboard. MV Pan boy with leg problems walking towards plane. He looks round. MV Towards and pan Archbishop of Dublin, the Most Rev Dr McQuaid walking towards aircraft. MV Children looking from window of aircraft. SV Dr McQuaid standing on steps of aircraft. MV Towards parents carrying child in carry-cot. CU Physically disabled baby in carry-cot. SV Aircraft engine starting up. SV Aircraft taxiing out.

    LV Underwing of aircraft ambulance discharging patients. SV Woman on stretcher being brought from ambulance and carried to steps of aircraft. MV People on airport building waving. SV Man on stretcher being carried to aircraft. LV Stretcher men placing stretcher in aircraft. SV Ambulance men carrying girls up steps of aircraft. MV Girl wearing tartan skirt being carried from ambulance to aircraft steps. SV Man being taken from ambulance on stretcher. SV Girl being carried up steps of aircraft, turns round and waves. MV Ambulance backing onto aircraft to discharge more sick people.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1421.22
    Media URN:
    46307
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    22/08/1949
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:09:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:30:47:00 / 01:31:56:00
    Canister:
    49/67

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