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  • Short Summary

    Marriage of daugter of Lord Mayor of London, Ethel Pryke, taking place at St. Paul's.

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    Full title reads: "London's Lady Mayoress. Miss Ethel Pryke drives to her wedding at St. Paul's Cathedral in Lord Mayor's gilded coach".


    M/S of group of bridesmaids, some adults, two are children. M/S of horse and carriage riding past crowds. M/S of carriage parked at bottom of red carpetted steps, the bride steps out and walks past guard of honour. M/S of bride walking up the aisle, ushers close the cathedral doors so we can't see any more of marriage ceremony.

    Various shots of crowds waiting outside St. Pauls, policemen are trying to keep control. L/S of bride and groom walking down red carpetted steps and into waiting carriage. M/S of happy couple and bridesmaids coming down steps. C/U of bride and groom.

    Ethel is daughter of Lord Mayor of London, Colonel Sir William Robert Pryke.

    Cuts exist - see separate record.

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    Film ID:
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    Pathe newsreels
    British Pathe
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    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:00:02:00 / 01:01:51:00
    G 1344

Comments (1)

  1. jamied says

    The wedding took place on 6 November 1926.

    "C/U of bride and groom" - the groom is London solicitor Mr. Cyril Turner.

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