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  • Short Summary

    Swimming gala in Ireland.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Blackrock Swimming Gala. Miss N. Mooney wins the Ladies' 220 yards Championship of Ireland".

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

    Panning M/S of row of female swimmers diving into outdoor pool one at a time. M/S of swimmers racing across pool, spectators watch from pool side.

    Panning M/S of male swimmers diving into pool. Panning shot follows them race across pool. In the distance is the ocean, pool appears to be cordoned off sea water. L/S of three swimmers racing across pool, pan to follow them.

    C/U of woman in swimsuit and stripy cap standing in front of ocean - Miss Mooney? C/U of Miss M., she laughs.

    Note: title written as BLACKPOOL SWIMMING GALA in error on sleeve of vhs *PM0544*. The location of events and correct title is BLACKROCK SWIMMING GALA AH 2000.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    544.18
    Media URN:
    26061
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    19/08/1926
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:40:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:45:46:00 / 01:47:26:00
    Canister:
    G 1321

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