• Short Summary

    Lots of floats take part in the Easter Parade at Battersea. London.

  • Description

    Item title reads - Easter Parade.

    Battersea, London.

    M/S horse drawn carriage full of people driving down the road. M/S of an old type fire engine going past camera. M/S vintage Rolls Royce coming towards camera, in the back are Miss South London and two other girls. C/U of a woman's Easter bonnet, she looks up into camera. M/S of a 1918 traffic two ton lorry of American design, the girl standing in back is wearing a fantastically large hat. C/U small girl. M/S truck load of pearly kings and queens. M/S horse drawn carriage carrying the Easter Princess. C/U of her face. People walk towards camera in dress of past ages. C/U small boy and girl in period dress, pan to another couple. M/S men and girls in hats looking on.

    M/S of a 1925 Bentley going past camera. C/U man and girl looking on. M/S parade on modern day cars. M/S two girls in the back of a Sunbeam Rapier. M/S Miss Tasmania in the back of another car, she is holding a small dog. M/S men on penny farthing bicycles. M/S man and woman on a three wheeled 'Tandem' zigzagging across the road, they come towards the camera but just avoid it. M/S's parade of girls on modern 'cycles. C/U girl in crowd. M/S float going past camera with girls waving.

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    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Pathe newsreels
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:51:53:00 / 01:53:19:00

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