• Short Summary

    Funeral of famous gardening broadcaster Mr Middleton.

  • Description

    Title and the first several seconds of the mute neg. missing - sound only. Combined print of the item is transferred and can be found on the same tape under same title - Film ID 1165.18.

    (Full title reads: "THE PASSING OF AN OLD FRIEND".
    Surbiton, Surrey.
    Various shots of famous gardening broadcaster Mr Middleton passing a garden.) - The missing sequence.

    He stops to comments on the gardener's (Edward Eve) work - natural sound. He then walks off.

    Various shots of the funeral of Mr Middleton moving away from St. Mathews Church, Surbiton.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1165.13
    Media URN:
    40270
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    27/09/1945
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:37:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:25:44:00 / 01:27:21:00
    Canister:
    45/78

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