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  • Short Summary

    Various shots of the Lord Mayor's parade in London.

  • Description

    Lord Mayor's Show 1916 - a large party of wounded soldiers saw the procession from the Law Courts - Sir William Dunn.

    Various shots of the parade in London. Brass band marches up street. Then a large naval contingent. Jeep pulls a captured German Fokker aeroplane (without wings; which follow separately). Cannons pulled by teams of horses; hero soldiers ride in front of the guns. Bagpipes. Colonial contingent - Anzacs etc.

    Arrival of the new Lord Mayor; Sir William Dunn. The incredibly ornate state coach drives up street. Pan as it stops and the Lord Mayor and party get out; some men in military dress; others in the traditional ancient costumes; plumed arched hats; wigs; the giant sceptre etc. Pan as Lord M walks toward Law Courts wearing his black feathery hat.

    Pomp; ceremony; Parades; festivals.
    401A

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1860.15
    Media URN:
    71391
    Group:
    Old negatives
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1916
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:02:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:15:01:00 / 01:17:03:00
    Canister:
    ON 033 M

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