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  • Short Summary

    Angry crowds clash with pacifists who have taken refuge in London church.

  • Description

    Paperwork reads - 'Peace Perfect Peace - incensed patriots besiege pacifists in a London church'.

    LS large crowd outside the church, some trying to get in dragging people out, throwing things through window, others mill about outside. MS as patriots throw things and climb in. MS as they ram doors open and climb through windows to fight.

    MS as soldier comes out. MS as window is broken from inside (?) a shot may have been fired or something thrown through. MS mounted policeman not doing much. MS as a chair is smashed through the window. MS people climbing in etc. MS as people emerge, crowds are gathered round wrecked church, a policeman goes inside.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1872.32
    Media URN:
    72011
    Group:
    Old negatives
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    1914 - 1918
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:03:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:25:23:00 / 01:26:26:00
    Canister:
    ON 058 C

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