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  • Short Summary

    Charnley beats Hughes to win the lightweight boxing title of Great Britain.

  • Description

    Nottingham, Nottinghamshire.

    Boxers arriving and entering ring in Nottingham, audience looking on. Various shots of the boxing fight for the Lightweight Title of Great Britain between Dave Charnley and Darkie Hughes. Charnley wins in first round after Hughes is put down 4 times - the fight lasted 40 seconds. MS. Charnley bandages one cut by his seconds, pan to Hughes corner, he still lies on the floor. MS. Charnley receives the Lonsdale belt.

    (Orig Neg)

    Date found in the old record - 20/11/1961.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2605.09
    Media URN:
    70071
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1961
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:24:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:21:13:00 / 01:22:37:00
    Canister:
    UN 3554 C

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