Film ID:
YFA 2242

MILITARY SUNDAY IN YORK

1911

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Description

This is an early film of a parade following a service in York Minster in 1911.

Title - Military Sunday in York

The film opens with several ladies in Edwardian dress who walk away from the Minster. They are led by a policeman, and in the background are police and spectators. A procession of police, local dignitaries, the Mayor and Alderman leave York Minster. Military officers in dress uniform wait on the steps of the Minster. There is a procession of police, bandsmen in dress uniform, hussars, and a police band. They process away from the Minster towards Blake Street.