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  • Short Summary

    An item showing a game of hurling between Dublin and Leix which was opened by Commandant McKeon.

  • Description

    Item title reads - Commandant McKeon starts game between Dublin v Leix at Croke Park. Ireland.

    L/S of a band marching on the pitch, the players walk behind it. The camera pans across the crowds watching from the stands. M/S of Commandant McKeon as he throws the ball to begin the game of hurling. M/S of the spectators. Various shots of the game including one team scoring a goal.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    244.20
    Media URN:
    22520
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    01/10/1921
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:33:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:23:12:00 / 01:24:45:00
    Canister:
    G 811

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