• Short Summary

    Australia's cricket test team leaves for England.

  • Description

    This is a duplicate copy of item 579.14 - check for best quality.

    Victoria, Australia.

    GV. Barricaded Airport showing cricketers coming through. GV. Cricketers walking across to the aeroplane. SV. Ian Craig shaking hands with swimming star Dawn Fraser while Jim Burke and Ron Archer look on. She shakes hands with the other two as well. SV. Rutherford, Mackay, Burge, and Ron Archer. SV. Captain Ian Johnson and Ray Lindwall. GV. The Cricketers lined up on the gangway to the aircraft. GV. The cricketers walking through the doorway of the aircraft.

    Note: there is also footage of the next stories on issue - Sydney fire and Freshwater life guards surf championship. Not included in timecodes for this tape as is "cricket tape".

    (Dupe Neg.) (Title Scene "C")

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    3441.22
    Media URN:
    93053
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    02/04/1956
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:32:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:39:06:00 / 01:39:38:00
    Canister:
    56/27

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