This video has no sound
  • Short Summary

    Swimming race down River Liffey, going through Dublin.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "A Bird's Eye View of the Liffey Swim for the Independent Cup".

    Dublin, Southern Ireland (Eire, Republic of Ireland).

    Various high angled L/Ss of crowds running across wide bridge over River Liffey. We see swimmers racing under bridge, crowded boat sail alongside them. Panning L/S of the river; crowds line either side, the swimmers are tiny dots in middle of river.

    Cuts exist - see separate record for details.

  • Tags

  • Data

    Film ID:
    632.08
    Media URN:
    26137
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    26/08/1926
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:11:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:09:47:00 / 01:10:58:00
    Canister:
    G 1323

Comments (0)

We always welcome comments and more information about our films.
All posts are reactively checked. Libellous and abusive comments are forbidden.

Add your comment