• Short Summary

    The opening of the Swan Upping season in London.

  • Description

    Swan Upping pageant in London.

    L/S Company of Vintners walking through Upper Thomas Street. M/S Wine porters sweeping the roads before them. C/U Vintners Hall. C/U Pan up the dress of a Swan Upper. M/S Vintners entering Vintners Hall. C/U Banner of the Vintner Company. M/S Vintners drinking toast to the King. L/S The various boats used for Swan Upping. L/S Swan moving along in a lake. M/S Uppers rowing. L/S River, from the front of a boat. M/S The cornered swans. L/S Various shots of the catching and wing clipping of the swans.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1267.30
    Media URN:
    34287
    Group:
    New pictorials
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    05/09/1949
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:07:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:49:00:00 / 01:51:07:00
    Canister:
    NP 260

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