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  • Description

    Title reads: "International Water Polo. England appear after a lapse of twenty four years and defeat Ireland by 9 goals to 3".

    Southern Ireland (Republic of Ireland, Eire).

    M/S of the Irish water polo team, they all wear swim suits with shamrocks on. Similar shots of English team, they have lions on their suits. Some of the players mess about with a rubber ball.

    L/S of an outdoor swimming pool near the sea, a crowd watches from side as water polo match commences. The players bat ball with their hands into goals at either end of pool. Various M/Ss of the game, an England player (white hat) scores a goal.

    Cuts / out takes start at 01:57:02. Shots same or similar to those in edited part of story.

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    12/08/1926
    Sound:
    Silent
    Media URN:
    26043
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    542.26
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:02:22:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:55:45:00 / 01:58:07:00
    Canister:
    G 1319
    Sort Number:
    G 1319
  • Appears in...

    Categories
    Sport & Leisure
    WorkSpaces
    1920-1929 Doctors on the Ball
  • Stills

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

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