• Short Summary

    Bobby Neill wins the Featherweight title from Charlie Hill in boxing match.

  • Description

    Titles read: "NOTTINGHAM - BOBBY NEILL WINS TITLE".

    Various shots of boxing match between Featherweight champion of Great Britain Charlie Hill and challenger Bobby Neill. Promoter Reg King watches. Hill is knocked down twice by Neill.

    Tommy Farr, one-tine heavyweight champ looks on. When he goes down in the 9th round, referee Jack Hart stops the fight and declares Neill the winner. The Lonsdale belt is put on Neill's waist. C/U of Neill.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1573.28
    Media URN:
    50314
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    16/04/1959
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:12:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:46:08:00 / 01:47:20:00
    Canister:
    59/31

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