• Short Summary

    A team of bell ringers attempts to break world bell ringing record - and fail by minutes.

  • Description

    Loughborough, Leicestershire.

    SV. Bell ringers getting ready to start. SCU. Umpire, Mr Shirley Burton of Leicester Cathedral starting the attempt. SV. Bell ringers at work. CU. Pan, bell ringers in action. Eric Critchley from Doncaster, Cliff Barrow of Birmingham, S. A. Jesson of Leicester Cathedral, E. Allen, of Leicester Cathedral, William Jackson of Doncaster, N. Harding of Kings Lynn and Wilfred Horton of Wakefield. Angle shot, Peter Border of Coventry. LV. Bell tower. Angle shot, bell tower. SCU. & CU. Mr. Shirley Burton, the umpire, checking watch and marking papers. SV. Bell ringers go wrong. SV. Food on table - not much, few fruits. SV. Bell ringers in action.

    (Orig.Neg.) (Title scene I.)

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    489.22
    Media URN:
    26087
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    09/12/1954
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:49:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:44:29:00 / 01:45:18:00
    Canister:
    54/96

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