• Short Summary

    Crowds attend a Trafalgar Day memorial service at St. Martin's-in-the-Fields

  • Description

    SLATE INFORMATION: Trafalgar Day

    ENGLAND: London: Westminster: St. Martin's-in-the-Fields:
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    Title: The Lord Mayor of the London Boroughs attended Divine Service at St. Martin's.

    (6ft)


    SV Mayors walking in procession toward church. Pan back view Mayors followed by Lord Mayor walking up steps past crowds into church.

    (41ft)


    Title: Beautiful flowers and wreaths were placed on the plinth of the Nelson Column.

    (46ft)


    SV. Pan Wreaths. Policeman holding back crowd as they file past.

    (59ft)


    SCU. Wreath.

    (66ft)


    CU. Section of wreath.

    (72ft)


    SCU. Wreath bearing card "From Captain, Officers and Men of H.M.S. Defender" in Memory of Stoker Petty Officers Brown..."

    (79ft)


    SCU. Laurel wreath bearing card "Respect and Homage to the Memory of THE GALLANT SAILORS OF FRANCE who fell fighting at TRAFALGAR on December the 21st 1805".

    (85ft)


    SV Sailors selling flags to crowd looking at wreaths.

    (91ft)


    Personalities - Local Government, Celebrations - National Days, Navy - Ceremonial, Great Britain

    Trafalgar, crowd, church, memorials, ceremony
    Background: Crowds attend a Trafalgar Day memorial service at St. Martin's-in-the-Fields

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVAEDOWTEAZKVMPJ68TXLMUF3PGQ
    Media URN:
    VLVAEDOWTEAZKVMPJ68TXLMUF3PGQ
    Group:
    Reuters - Gaumont Graphic Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    26/10/1916
    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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