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  • Short Summary

    Boxing championships held on deck of HMS Hood at sea.

  • Description

    Titles read: 'At Sea. An Appropriate Setting - Third Cruiser Squadron hold Boxing Championships in the shadow of HMS Hood's great guns.'

    Nice shot looking between big ship's guns at boxing match in ring set up on deck below; group of sailors bend over looking between the guns. in FG. Pan on sailors sitting above and below guns; watching. Pulled back shot of same: the men watching are perched in all sorts of places on the ship; pan down to show boxers in ring in FG. MS sailor receiving a trophy cup. Pan on winners posed in group shot; holding their trophies.

    Sports.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2462.17
    Media URN:
    77169
    Group:
    Old negatives
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1922
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:32:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:39:08:00 / 01:40:40:00
    Canister:
    ON 409 F

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