• Short Summary

    Traditional folk dancing festival at Blenheim Palace.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Oxford. 'Merrie England' - once again! 1500 dancers recapture spirit of Old England in great dance festival in beautiful grounds of Blenheim Palace."

    Blenheim Palace, Oxfordshire.

    Massed performance of folk dancing around bandstand in gardens of Blenheim Palace.

    Shots of Morris Dancers performing their traditional dances.

    Shots of performing similar dances with sticks.

    Shots of people enjoying English Country dancing. Lots of clapping and changing partners. No close shots.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    809.22
    Media URN:
    10613
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    11/06/1931
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:57:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:34:45:00 / 01:36:42:00
    Canister:
    31/47

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