• Short Summary

    Fourth cricket test match between England and Australia is stopped due to heavy rain.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "A WASH OUT - Fourth Test Match abandoned as a draw owing to torrential rain at Leeds."

    Leeds, Yorkshire.

    Various shots of the fourth cricket test match between Australia and England. It starts to rain so the match is stopped. Several shots of the grounds under water and empty seats. Men inspecting wickets - they are too wet. Several shots of the people milling across the grounds. Umpire decides to cancel the match - it ends in a draw.

    Note: Quite badly damaged film and some shots are out of focus.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    773.19
    Media URN:
    8485
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    26/07/1934
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:42:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:25:02:00 / 01:27:44:00
    Canister:
    34/60

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