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  • Short Summary

    People put on a comic performance showing Romans landing at Clacton-on-Sea and fighting with the locals.

  • Description

    Item title reads - Landing of Julius Caesar 1921. Comic item in town Regatta amuses thousands of happy holiday makers. Clacton-on-Sea, Essex.

    M/S of people dressed in what look like cavemen's outfits throwing things off a raft at a boat full of people dressed as Roman soldiers who are rowing to the shore. They all get to the shore and start fighting with swords, the crowds watch in the background. M/S of the crowds who applaud.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    240.34
    Media URN:
    22434
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    15/08/1921
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:43:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:34:43:00 / 01:35:26:00
    Canister:
    G 798

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