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  • Description

    This is a duplicate of item 1377.22 - check for best quality.

    Turf driver at the Oval in Kennington, London.

    L/S Camera pans from gas holder to man examining turf which is covered in water. C/U Man splashing water with his foot. M/S Man who now beckons. L/S Men wheeling on turf dryers. Several shots of the man using rolling machines to take the water off the surface if the cricket pitch. The water is tipped into large container when full.

    Head Groundsman - Bert Lock / Locke ? is named and seen in the film.

    Note: this is the last item on tape PM3453 - ends at 01:18:14.

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    29/11/1954
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    93202
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    3453.10
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:45:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:16:29:00 / 01:18:14:00
    Canister:
    NP 533
    Sort Number:
    NP 533
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    Categories
    Sport & Leisure Science & Technology
    WorkSpaces
    Surrey CC
  • Stills

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

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