• Short Summary

    Rheims Cathedral repaired 20 years after being shelled in World War One.

  • Description

    Title reads: "Rheims".

    Rheims, France.

    Cathedral damaged by shelling in World War One is rebuilt after 20 years. L/S of cathedral. Various shots of cathedral before the repair work: statues with heads blown off, gaping hole in roof.

    Various shots of cathedral after repairs. Interior. Various top shots of service lead by Cardinal Souhard - he is consecrating repair work. Various shots of procession of choristers coming out of cathedral. Various shots of Cardinal and other church officials.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    941.25
    Media URN:
    14056
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    21/10/1937
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:39:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:46:57:00 / 01:47:36:00
    Canister:
    37/84

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