• Short Summary

    People climb to the peak of Croagh Patrick to pay respects to Nation's Patron Saint.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Pilgrims Flock To Ireland's Holy Mountain".

    Croagh Patrick, County Mayo, Eire, Southern Ireland, Republic of Ireland.

    LV of Croagh Patrick's Peak.

    GV Mount Croagh Patrick with statue of St. Patrick surrounded by pilgrims.

    MV Pilgrims walking round statue. LV pilgrims starting ascent. Mountain in background.

    MV Back view man and girl trudging up steep incline. SV Feet on rocky incline.

    MV Two-way traffic of pilgrims. MV Pilgrims at first station.

    MV Bare-foot man and others walking around station.

    VS of pilgrim on knees around one site of pilgrimage. VS of pilgrims climbing up to chapel. MV Towards woman holding rosary climbing with aid of stick. More shots of pilgrim.

    MV Chapel. SV Women kneeling before chapel as others walk around.

    MV Pilgrims kneeling before chapel. LV Bayan Island shrouded in mist.

    LV sheep running down mountainside. LV Chapel with pilgrims ascending and descending. More shots of pilgrims coming down.

    VS people wash bare feet in mountain stream. CU shoes damaged by climb.

    GV of Croagh Peak.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Pathe newsreels
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:56:10:00 / 01:58:25:00
    49/63 (Dublin)

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