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  • Short Summary

    Wigan's annual carnival presents a pageant of transport with vehicles of all types taking part to raise money for charity.

  • Description

    Item title reads - Wigan on Wheels. Pageant of transport presented at annual carnival. Greater Manchester.

    L/S pan across vehicles of every description. M/S of coach and horses riding down the street, M/S of a man on a bicycle, his face is white like that of a mime act. Children on scooters and old tricycles ride along, while men in early cars drive through, many are in fancy dress. Shire horses pulling decorated floats ride down the street whilst people collect money in tins.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    796.07
    Media URN:
    36012
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    14/07/1929
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:02:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:10:11:00 / 01:11:13:00
    Canister:
    G 1624

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