• Short Summary

    Procession of druids at Carnarvon Castle, poet Tom Huws is crowned Bard.

  • Description

    Title reads: "National Eisteddfod".

    Carnarvon Castle, Wales.

    Various shots procession of druids on their way to the Castle. Men and women in robes follow a lady carrying the "Horn of Plenty". Procession entering the castle. Elevated shot ceremony being held in the castle grounds. Lady presents horn to the Arch druid the Reverend William Morris.

    Various shots procession heading towards pavilion on Eisteddfod Grounds. Interior of pavilion: large audience in front of stage. Various shots of druids crowning poet Tom Huws as Bard.

    Note: Eisteddfod programme on file.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1577.21
    Media URN:
    50579
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    10/08/1959
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:06:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:50:09:00 / 01:51:15:00
    Canister:
    59/64

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