Consecration ceremony at the Metropolitan Roman Catholic Cathedral of Liverpool.
No title - Consecration of new Metropolitan Roman Catholic Cathedral. Liverpool, Merseyside.
L/S new cathedral. M/S people looking up at it, pan up to spire. M/S organ and Crucifix inside L/S pan across small stained glass windows. Interior M/S looking up into spire. L/S dignitaries walking to cathedral. C/U mayor. M/S as Harold and Mrs Wilson walk up steps. L/S and M/S priests filing in. Interior shots as they take their places. L/S cardinals. M/S Duke of Norfolk stood in his place. L/S of the large gathering. L/S priests. Various shots Cardinal John Carmel Heenan, papal delegate, walking up aisle. L/S as The Right Reverend Augustine Harris, Auxiliary Bishop, walks up to the altar. M/S nuns watching. L/S of Bishop at altar. M/S Cardinal Heenan. L/S of Bishop conducting ceremony. Various shots as he consecrates the altar. L/S congregation. Various shots as bishops bow before altar. L/S Cardinal. L/S interior of the cathedral.