• 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.

    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.

    MV Towards woman holding rosary climbing with aid of stick. 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.

    See also Irish Special in 49/63.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1419.39
    Media URN:
    46245
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    08/08/1949
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:56:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:52:21:00 / 01:53:17:00
    Canister:
    49/63

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