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    Scots beat Ireland.

    Rugby match at Lansdowne Road, Dublin, Eire (Republic of Ireland, Southern Ireland).

    L/S Irish team running onto the pitch at Lansdowne Road. M/S of the crowd. Various shots of play in progress, Ireland, in light shirts, kick the ball right to left, Kiernan gets ball and passes to Hewitt who kicks it up field. It goes to Scottish player who tries to kick back but an Irish player intercepts. M/S Ireland in possession of the ball, it is passed to Pedlow who passes to Hewitt, he runs with the ball but is tackled by Ken Scotland and they both fall into touch. M/S crowd. M/S Ireland attacking, Pedlow runs for line then passes to McGrath who goes over for a try. M/S crowd. Various shots of Ireland attacking, Hewitt runs up to take the conversion, he does so and ball goes between the posts. M/S scoreboard showing Scotland Nil Ireland Five.

    Various shots of Scotland attacking, ball comes from scrum the Shillinglaw, he runs with it and passes to Ken Scotland who is brought down. Edwards gathers the ball and goes over for a try which is not converted. M/S crowd. Zoom shot of Scotland attacking, Thomson tries to go for the line but is brought down. M/S scoreboard at half time showing Scotland Six, Ireland Five. Various shots of Ireland attacking in second half, Walsh is brought down by Smith and the ball runs loose. A Scottish player picks it up and runs with it. M/S Waddell running with ball, he passes to Stevenson who is brought down by Hewitt. M/S crowd. M/S Ken Scotland taking penalty, he kicks ball and it strikes the post and bounces away. M/S soldiers. M/S Irish player with ball, he passes to a colleague who in turn passes to another man who kicks up field. M/S Ireland attacking, the ball is passed to Walsh who is brought down. M/S crowd, various shots as the crowd rush onto the pitch.

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    British Pathé
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    Available on request
    Film ID:
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:07:02:00 / 01:08:32:00
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  • Appears in...

    1960-1969 Rugby
  • Stills

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

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