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  • Short Summary

    Demonstrations and marching from soldiers in Gateshead.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Northern Command Tattoo at Ravensworth Castle, Gateshead".

    Gateshead, Tyne & Wear.

    Soldiers in old fashioned military uniforms and carrying muskets march out of castle.

    Re-enactment of battle in front of Castle.

    MS of people in crowd.

    LS of demonstrations of acrobatics.

    VS of soldiers in costume with pantomime style horses. - toy soldiers display from army cadets. Ranks of 'toy soldiers' fall down like dominoes.

    MS of men dressed as Vikings in land based long ships. The Vikings leap out and fight with 'Saxons'.

    N.B. Item found in Unidentified Gazettes reel. Matches missing item from 36/54. No record of this story on original issue sheet.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1905.06
    Media URN:
    61258
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    06/07/1936
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:13:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:09:17:00 / 01:10:30:00
    Canister:
    36/54 / UNI GAZ ROLL 7

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