• Short Summary

    The Gorsedd Ceremony takes place at the start of the Annual Eisteddfod in Swansea, Wales.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Swansea. National Eisteddfod".

    Swansea, Wales. The Gorsedd Ceremony takes place at the start of the Annual Eisteddfod.

    GV Swansea Guild Hall. GV Gorsedd Stones where the ceremony was to have been held (raining). GV Empty seat. General view Gorsedd Stone. GV The altared stone.

    GV Interior session of Druids on stage. SV The Arch Druid in the procession. GV Fanfare being sounded. SV Sir David James and another Ovate touching the sword. CU Of Druid. CU Girl holding sheaf of corn. CU Sir David James shaking hands with the Arch Druid. CU Their hands. CU James and the Arch Druid. SV ditto.

    (Orig.Neg.)

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1767.23
    Media URN:
    54630
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    10/08/1964
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:03:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:37:01:00 / 01:38:04:00
    Canister:
    64/65

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