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    Birkdale, Lancashire.

    SV Peter Thompson driving off. GV gallery. SV T. W. Spence and Peter Allis walking up steps, Allis nearest camera. GV eighteenth green, Bobby Locke playing. STV crowds watching. SV Bobby Locke putting, sinks ball. STV Scott putting, making long putt, ball approaches whilst caddy tries to wave it in. STV crowd applauding. SV Rees putting but fails to sink ball thereby missing his chance to lead. Ball on edge of hole. Throws hands up in despair. SV crowd. SV towards and pan, Peter Thompson walking to 18th green. GV crowds around 18th. GV Peter Thompson, plays from bunker onto 18th, ball just passes hole. Crowd. SV Thompson putts, ball stops on edges. Thompson walks forwards and sinks, putt to win. GV crowd applauding. Thompson and wife being congratulated on green. SV crowd applauding. Crowds in front of pavilion. GV & SV Thompson gets up to receive cup. He receives cup. SV Dai Rees and Locke applauding with others. SV Thompson holding cup with wife.

    (Lav.) (Orig "H") (Title Scene "C")

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    15/07/1954
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    29598
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    172.27
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:34:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:52:39:00 / 01:54:13:00
    Canister:
    54/54
    Sort Number:
    54/054
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    Categories
    Sport & Leisure
    WorkSpaces
    The Open Championship Museum
  • Stills

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

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