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    Blackpool, Lancashire.

    GV. The Derby Baths, Blackpool where the six nation swimming contest is taking place. GV. Interior. GV. Crowds. GV. Girls in the bath getting ready for the start of event 3 - 110 yards back stroke. Linda Ludgrove is in lane five with Christine Caron of France in lane one. The race starts, camera pans with the girls as the swim up the first length. SV. Excited crowds. GV. Girls coming towards the finish. Linda Ludgrove is just in front of Christine Caron, Linda touches first. SV. Crowd applauding. CU. Linda Ludgrove. GV. Crowd.

    SV. Bobby McGregor of Great Britain just before the start of 110 yards freestyle. SV. Judges. SV. The start of the 110 yards free style race, camera pans with the swimmers as McGregor, nearest the camera, takes a slight lead. GV. The swimmers going up the first length of the bath. SV. Excited crowd. SV. Nearing the finish McGregor is in front and he touches first. SV. Crowd applauding. SV. McGregor being congratulated by Alain Gottvalles of France who finishes second. SV. Crowd. SV. McGregor.

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    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    19/09/1963
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    54799
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    1774.22
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:26:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:26:50:00 / 01:28:16:00
    Canister:
    63/76
    Sort Number:
    63/076
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    Categories
    Sport & Leisure
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    Lidos Temporary Workspaces: 2.11.2010 12:24 Swimming Competitions Swimming Competitions
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    0:01 0:02 0:03 0:04

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