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  • Short Summary

    England defeat All Blacks.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "1st rugby union test. England defeat the famous 'All Blacks' in thrilling game by 20 pts. to 20".

    Wigan, Greater Manchester.

    M/S of England rugby team running past spectators and onto the pitch. Similar shots of New Zealand team, led by a young woman carrying New Zealand flag and stuffed kiwi (bird, not fruit!). M/S of All Blacks performing Maori dance, the Haka.

    Various shots of rugby match in progress, watched by hundreds of spectators in grand stands - good shots of scrum and England player kicking ball over goal post.

    Cuts exist - see separate record for details.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    640.22
    Media URN:
    26302
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    07/10/1926
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:18:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:39:16:00 / 01:40:34:00
    Canister:
    G 1335

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