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  • Short Summary

    M.C.C. England cricket team first tryout against Western Australia.

  • Description

    Thought to be Selected Originals from late 1940s material.

    Australia.

    MCC England cricket team first tryout against Western Australia.

    Captain Walter Hammond and other members of team walking onto pitch. Various shots of bowlers and batsmen in action. England is fielding. Back view of Wright slowly bowling. The English team batting. Cricketers Paul Gibb and Washbrook batting. Not playing but watching are cricketer Alec Bedser and Denis Compton. Other players mentioned in commentary are Wright, Herbert, Smith and Cumming. England score 208.

    Possibly connected with 46/84 - MD.

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    Film ID:
    1487.26
    Media URN:
    70651
    Group:
    Unknown sel originals
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:07:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:23:33:00 / 01:24:40:00
    Canister:
    UNSO Reel 090

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