• Short Summary

    The Household Cavalry ride in formation in Kensington Palace Gardens.

  • Description

    Kensington, London.

    Members of the Household Cavalry are seen riding through Kensington Palace Gardens. Various shots of trumpeters on horseback. L/S and C/Us of the Household Cavalry as they perform the "musical ride". They ride in formation - presumably to music.

    Hannibal the Drum Carrier is the only special horse in the parade - C/U of Hannibal. Narrator recounts the history of the musical ride. Lances take the place of swords during the parade.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    29.21
    Media URN:
    15703
    Group:
    Colour pictorials
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    30/05/1955
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:01:48:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:49:23:00 / 01:51:11:00
    Canister:
    CP 022

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