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  • Short Summary

    The Cathedral at Soissons in France is re-dedicated after being rebuilt after WWI.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "France. Resurrection! After 12 years unceasing work - magnificent edifice re-built and re-dedicated on site of Soissons shell shattered Cathedral, so familiar a landmark in the Great War."

    Soissons, France.

    Various Catholic priests pose on the steps of the Cathedral. A crowd are watching.

    MS unidentified dignitaries arrive in car and go up to meet the priests.

    GV Library shots of Soissons Cathedral badly damaged by shells during the war.

    MS dignitary makes speech.

    GV Library shots of damaged to Cathedral.

    MS crowds of people go into Cathedral.

    VS interior shots of Cathedral during rededication service.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1429.28
    Media URN:
    46643
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    30/04/1931
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:26:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:53:28:00 / 01:54:54:00
    Canister:
    31/35

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