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  • Short Summary

    A historic moment as Church of Scotland and United Free Church become one again after 87 years. Prince Albert, Duke of York, represents the King. Edinburgh.

  • Description

    Item title reads - Scottish churches unite. With dramatic "handshake of fellowship" Church of Scotland and United Free Church become one again, after being divided 87 years! Edinburgh, Scotland.

    M/S as a group of Elders walk through Edinburgh wearing tricorn hats and robes.

    Intertitle - ' The Duke of York, as Lord High Commissioner, represented the King.'

    M/S as Princess Elizabeth gets out of a car followed by Prince Albert, Duke of York, in kilt and tartan cloak, they go into church. M/S as they emerge afterwards with clergymen and Elders. M/S as church members pose together. M/S of a group of them stood on the steps.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    804.24
    Media URN:
    18641
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    07/10/1929
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:22:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:32:20:00 / 01:33:42:00
    Canister:
    G 1648

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