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  • Short Summary

    Derby Cathedral and the new Bishop.

  • Description

    Item title reads: " Our Newest Cathedral. The Metropolitan of Thysteira & great gathering of Clergy at Hallowing of the new dioceses of Derby. The new Bishop of Derby, Dr. E.C Pearce."

    Derby, Derbyshire

    A long queue of priests wearing white robes and mortar board hats, move from the left away from camera. Dignitaries follow, wearing chains of office, and file into a building, towards camera from the right. Some carry sacred staffs and official mace. C/U of new bishop.

    Amendment April 2011: The spelling has been corrected here to 'mortar board hats', the original canister notes had 'motor board hats' written down.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    704.14
    Media URN:
    33468
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    31/10/1927
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:21:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:18:02:00 / 01:19:23:00
    Canister:
    G 1446

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