Fencing Finals 1947

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    Thought to be Selected Originals from late 1940s material.

    Fencing Amateur championships at London Polytechnic.

    CU MS Fencers in action with foils - good shots. CU Cut in shot of spectators. CU Ronnie Paul, the winner, of Salle Bertrand shaking hands with Dr Tredgold of the London Fencing club. MS Paul receives the foil of honour from Mrs Babington Smith. CU Paul holding the foil of honour.

    Possibly connected with 47/28 - MD

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    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1947
    Sound:
    Mute
    Media URN:
    81024
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    1510.30
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:00:45:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:44:25:00 / 01:45:10:00
    Canister:
    UNSO Reel 004 C
    Sort Number:
    UNSO 004 C
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