A look at the Lord Mayor's Show 1946. London.
Unissued / Unused material.
Lord Mayor's Show, London.
Various shots of the scene down Ludgate Hill. M/S's banners carried by a unit of the parade. Various shots people in the parade, M/S St. Paul's Cathedral. M/S soldiers climbing up on their float. Various shots of floats in the parade including land girls, sport, boxing and gymnastics. Back view of mayor's coach, pan up to cathedral. Various shots of more floats including soldiers, and people fencing, pan to float 'Recreation in Barracks'. Various shots mayoral coach riding through streets.
L/S elevated view of the procession moving down Ludgate Hill with floats, bands etc. Crowds lining the street surge into the road as the last of the procession passes. M/S as mayoral coach drives along and comes to a stop outside the Law Courts. M/S Law Courts. M/S of the old mayor Sir Francis Davis entering with the new mayor Sir Bracewell Smith. M/S coach arriving from different angle. M/S as procession enters. M/S as coach sets off again.
Cataloguer's note: these are selected originals for story 'Lord Mayor's Show in 46/91 on *PM1414*.