Australia V England Rugby 1948

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    Thought to be Selected Originals from late 1940s material.

    Twickenham, Middlesex (Greater London).

    Long shot of the huge crowd at stadium - taken at such an angle that it seems like a hill rising to meet the skyline. International rugby match between England and Australia in progress - this is the last match of the Australian tour of England. Various shots of the game. Cut in shot of the Prime Minister, Clement Attlee, watching excitedly. It is his 65th birthday. Various shots of the crowd watching the match. Final score - Australia 11, England 0.

    Possibly connected with 48/3 - MD.

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    British Pathé
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    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    59631
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    1516.02
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:52:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:00:47:00 / 01:02:39:00
    Canister:
    UNSO Reel 019 M
    Sort Number:
    UNSO 019 M
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