The Grasmere Sports 1928

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    Full titles read: "The Grasmere Sports - Mighty men of the fells compete in old English Sports... rain marred the glorious setting."

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    High angle L/S of the sports stadium. Various shots of men wrestling on the sports pitch as several men stand around watching with umbrellas. A large crowd watches from further back, holding umbrellas - it looks like a really miserable day. Several men take the pole vault; the first doesn't make it over the line, the next two bring the line down and the third just clears it. M/Ss of men starting off on a cross-country running race and running up a hill.

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    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    27/08/1928
    Sound:
    Silent
    Media URN:
    35037
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    740.21
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:02:27:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:31:21:00 / 01:33:48:00
    Canister:
    G 1532
    Sort Number:
    G 1532
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