• Short Summary

    Children wear 12 suits of 14th century armour which Lichfield had to provide under their charter. Staffordshire.

  • Description

    No title - Lichfield armours.

    Under 14th century charter the town must provide 12 suits of armour to the National Defences. They are brought out yearly and checked. Staffordshire.

    Various shots of children in armour breastplates and helmets, they are too small for modern man. M/S's of others on horses. M/S of bugler on horse. M/S as men and women in military uniform (?) march along followed by people in armour.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1260.07
    Media URN:
    42391
    Group:
    New sound pictorials
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    11/08/1938
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:32:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:11:46:00 / 01:12:18:00
    Canister:
    NSP 124

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