• Short Summary

    Liverpool celebrates its 750th anniversary as a borough.

  • Description

    Liverpool, Merseyside.

    Men of the First Battalion of the King's Regiment, Liverpool marching along the crowded street. Dignitaries watching from the balcony. Several shots of the troops presenting arms to Mayor of Liverpool. Various shots of the Liverpool Scottish TA, Queen's Highlanders, marching along street led by the pipers' band. Crowd watching parade.

    Several shots of the Liverpool Cathedral with some children in foreground. Lord Mayor and city dignitaries attend evening service preached by Archbishop of York. Several shots of the interior of cathedral during the service.

    Several shots of the Mayor and Mayoress arriving at Maritime Exhibition, central feature of the anniversary celebrations. Several shots of the exhibits and the people watching them - mostly industrial machinery.

    Various shots of Liverpool - the docks, seaside, historical monuments, great buildings, parks etc.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1493.36
    Media URN:
    48691
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    07/11/1957
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:08:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:58:20:00 / 02:00:28:00
    Canister:
    57/90

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