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  • Short Summary

    Presentation of Colours (flags) in rainy ceremony in Ulster.

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    PRESENTATION OF COLOURS - ULSTER, Northern Ireland, 1916?

    Held outdoors; in the rain; spectators stand watching; huddled under umbrellas. Group of Anglican priests; Mayor; men carrying flags rolled up on poles; etc. etc. come walking across grass; under umbrellas. Some drums stacked on small platform; 2 men lay flags across the bass drum on top; Union Jack & another (Ulster?) flag. Priests perform some ceremony over the flags. Speeches. Flags are removed.

    Patriotism.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2370.04
    Media URN:
    75985
    Group:
    Old negatives
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    1916
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:57:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:04:33:00 / 01:06:30:00
    Canister:
    ON 260 C

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