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    Item title reads - 38 degrees! did not stop theses hardy Clontarf swimmers from having their Christmas Day swim. Ireland.

    M/S as a man bends down and sticks a thermometer into the water, he lifts it out and looks at it then smiles. L/S of the swimmers in the race. M/S of the winner hoisted on shoulders after the race, more people crowd around him. M/S of the prize giving after they have all dried off and got dressed, the winner is presented with a tennis racket, they shake hands. The runner up receives some boots and the swimmer who came third is given a small silver box which could be a cigarette case.

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    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    31/12/1925
    Sound:
    Silent
    Media URN:
    25429
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    442.29
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:15:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:59:24:00 / 02:00:39:00
    Canister:
    G 1255
    Sort Number:
    G 1255
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    Sport & Leisure
    WorkSpaces
    Sporting Times 1920-1929 Xmas G 1255
  • Stills

    0:01 0:02 0:03 0:04

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