England Answers the Call - RFA Brigades at St.Annes and Lytham - Pathe 1915.
The fields were between Headroomgate Road and St.Patrick's Road
and the rear of houses (above) are in Knowles Road. The large building to the
far left is the Parish Rooms.
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"England Answers the
Lord Derby inspecting RFA Brigades at
St.Annes-on-Sea, and the 151st & 148th RFA Brigades on Lytham Green, 16 April
Produced by Pathe, 1915.
Duration: 1 minute 10 seconds
St.Annes: Shot of several officers and Lord Derby in a bowler hat;
walking on grounds; with large buildings in the background.
Pan as they walk by rows of soldiers; stretching a long way down a big
field; then pan back on the rows of soldiers.Some of the group of
officers walking away from camera; with soldiers marching in the
Lytham: Shot of the troops marching in lines toward camera; two of the
officers stand watching and one salutes.
Pan to the others watching. This is Lytham Green, opposite the Clifton
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