• Short Summary

    A revival of the Venetian custom of throwing a ring into the water - wedding the River Mersey to the City of Liverpool.

  • Description

    SLATE INFORMATION: Marriage of the Mersey

    ENGLAND: Liverpool:
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    Procession along of men on horseback, churchmen and civic dignatories
    Boat pulled along in procession
    Sailors marching
    People at harbour for ceremony
    Man throwing ring into River Mersey during ceremony
    Wreath thrown into water
    Civic dignatories along
    Background: A revival of the Venetian custom of throwing a ring into the water - wedding the River Mersey to the City of Liverpool.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA7IOUI5P4JJCJHNE7M8JMDZY4I
    Media URN:
    VLVA7IOUI5P4JJCJHNE7M8JMDZY4I
    Group:
    Reuters - Empire News Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    27/09/1928
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:51:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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