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    Titles read: 'Sportshots No. 28. Popular sports & pastimes under the Cine-Camera lens - "Quoits". Described by Charles Eade of the Sunday Express.'

    Wanersh (?), Surrey.

    Brief shots of the picturesque village of Wanersh (? cannot find in atlas). Several shots of some men playing quoits on the village green; a small crowd watches. Clay marks out the area of play; a pin is put into the clay and the men have to throw heavy iron quoits as near to the pin as possible, standing 18 yards away. A young boy writes down the score.

    The champion of the county is seen throwing his quoit in slow motion. A brief shot of reverse footage shows the quoit flying back into the hand of the champion.

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    16/10/1933
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    37620
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    1088.23
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:02:00:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:44:31:00 / 01:46:31:00
    Canister:
    PT 186
    Sort Number:
    PT 186
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    Categories
    Sport & Leisure Entertainment & Humour
  • Stills

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

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