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  • Short Summary

    National Welsh Eisteddfod is opened with traditional "Gorsedd" procession. Barry, Wales.

  • Description

    Item title reads - "All Wales is a sea of song". National Welsh Eisteddfod opened with ancient "Gorsedd" procession. Barry, South Glamorgan, Wales.

    L/S of men dressed in white robes gathered around a man holding a branch (?). M/S of this man stood on a platform looking down a horn. M/S of a harp and a lady dressed in traditional Welsh costume sat by it, she is talking to another woman while the men stand in front. M/S of ladies in traditional Welsh costume, the camera pans across them.

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    Film ID:
    218.09
    Media URN:
    21899
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    05/08/1920
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:43:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:15:41:00 / 01:16:24:00
    Canister:
    G 691

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