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  • Short Summary

    Members of Masonic Lodge lay foundation stone for War Memorial Hospital, Hornsea, Humberside.

  • Description

    Hornsea, Humberside.

    Full titles read: "WAR MEMORIAL HOSPITAL - Foundation Stone laid with the full - and rarely seen beautiful and solemn Masonic Ceremony."

    L/S's of Masonic ceremony in progress, members in Masonic regalia walk in procession. L/S of the men standing around the large foundation stone, many are wearing top-hats. A man wearing white gloves appears to be carrying out some sort of blessing. He drops some kind of dust or seeds from small bowl onto foundation stone. A liquid is then poured onto the stone. L/S of Masonic members standing in circle reading from a manuscript.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    286.17
    Media URN:
    23309
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    23/10/1922
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:37:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:26:42:00 / 01:28:19:00
    Canister:
    G 922

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