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  • Short Summary

    Australian Olympic swimmers competing at Maindee Baths, Newport, Wales.

  • Description

    Newport, Wales.

    SV. Start of swimming competition in Mindee Baths, Newport, Wales - ladies 440 yards freestyle race, pan to back view. GV. Contestants swimming. SCU. Contestants swimming and turning. SV. Crowd watching. SCU. Judy Joy Davies of Australia swimming strongly. SV. She wins the race. SV. Mayor and Mayoress of Newport watching the race. SV. Hundred yards men's freestyle race under way. SCU. Rex Aubrey of Australia - 110 yards champion, finishing, he is the winner. CU. Aubrey. SV. Ladies 200 yards breast stroke race. Start and pan to back view. GV. Contestants swimming towards. SV. Nancy Lyons, Australian Champion who won Silver Medal in 1948 Olympics, finishing first.

    (Mute Orig. Neg.)

    Date found in the old record - 01/08/1952.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2608.21
    Media URN:
    70134
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1952
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:55:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:34:22:00 / 01:35:17:00
    Canister:
    UN 2462 J

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