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  • Short Summary

    Irish athletics championship.

  • Description

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

    Title reads: "AONACH AN GARDA. Athletic Championships ay Lansdowne Road".

    L/S of men sprinting across a field divided into lanes, small crowd watches. Various shots of high jumping in front of a sparsely populated grand stand. M/S of one half of a 'tug of war' match. M/S of a man throwing a discus. Various M/Ss of runners racing around a track, we see them break through the finishing line. Various L/Ss of a 'tug of war' match.

    M/S of one of the 'tug of war' teams standing in a row. M/S of the team marching onto a pitch, a little boy runs ahead of them, people watch from a grandstand in the background.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    540.11
    Media URN:
    25944
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    26/07/1926
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:22:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:23:03:00 / 01:25:25:00
    Canister:
    G 1314

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