• Short Summary

    Annual 'football-through-the-streets' game in Atherstone.

  • Description

    Atherstone, Warwickshire (or Somerset?)

    Shrovetide game of street football. SV. Milling crowd (for super title) GV. Crowded Atherstone main street. SV. Charlie "Nobby" Wilson ex Spurs and Huddersfield rugby player throws ball to crowd Hands reach up for ball. SV. Two policemen watching. LV. Ball being kicked through street. SV. Crowd racing after ball. MV. Ball being kicked through street pan to B/V. as crowd chase. CU. Call descending as hands grab. SV. People watching from window. LV. Scrummage for ball. SV. Crowd struggling. SV. Long haired boys in struggle. SV. Ball being kicked up street. STV. Milling crowd around ball. CU. Struggling bodies. SV. Two types seated on kerb resting. STV. Struggling crowd. & SCU.

    (Orig. Neg.) (Title Scene "G.)

    Selected originals exist for this story - see other record

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    17.34
    Media URN:
    27120
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    03/03/1952
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:50:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:44:53:00 / 01:45:43:00
    Canister:
    52/19

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