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    Unissued / Unused material -

    Brian Curvis beats Wally Swift in British Empire Welterweight boxing contest.

    Nottingham, Nottinghamshire.

    MS Crowd of men around ringside. LS Zoom into closer shot of Curvis and Swift fighting in the ring. MS of the fighters in the ring, zoom out to LS as round two end. CU Referee in corner. VS of the match in progress. MS Swift in his corner at end of round four. MS Card for round 5 Various shots of Round 5 and 6 with Swift going down twice in the sixth round. CU of the cards for Rounds 7 and 8 Various shots of the fight in progress. LS Card for round 9. LS Referee. MS Zoom out to LS as the fighters go to their corners at end of round 9. LS Card for round 10. Various shots of the fight in progress - round 10. Various shots of round eleven in progress, MS Card for round 12. MS Swift in his corner being refreshed. LS Swift on his knees, but he gets up and resumes fighting various shots of the fight in progress. Various shots of the fight in progress and of the last round when Curvis is declared the winner. MS Activity in the ring, with cameramen trying to get pictures. LSs of the boxing ring in the spotlight.

    (Orig.Neg.) Old record suggests material dates from around 08/05/1961.

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    British Pathé
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    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:10:41:00 / 01:19:59:00
    UN 3494 B
    Sort Number:
    UN 3494 B
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    Sport & Leisure
  • Stills

    0:01 0:02 0:03 0:04

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