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    Full title reads: "Cornish Wrestling Centenary. To commemorate the famous match in 1825 between the Cornish and Devon Giants - Polkinghorne and Cann".

    St. Columb, Cornwall.

    L/S of crowd gathered on village green with church spire in background. Crowd are watching a wrestling match. M/S of two men in tight shorts wrestling, another man appears to referee.

    Intertitle reads: "Ding-dong struggles in the real Cornish style".

    M/S of another pair wrestling watched by two referees. C/U of one of the wrestlers.

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    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    19/08/1926
    Sound:
    Silent
    Media URN:
    26058
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    544.15
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:39:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:39:21:00 / 01:41:00:00
    Canister:
    G 1321
    Sort Number:
    G 1321
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    Categories
    Sport & Leisure
    WorkSpaces
    Cornish Wrestling Cornwall Cornwall Wrestling Competitions
  • Stills

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

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