• Short Summary

    Rugby - England beat Scotland 5-0 to win the Calcutta Cup.

  • Description

    Twickenham, Middlesex.

    Start of the international rugby match for Calcutta Cup between England and Scotland. SV. Towards, English team trotting onto field. SV. Queen Elizabeth (later the Queen Mother) seated in stand talking to official. GV. Kick off, Scotland. General play. LV. Crowd. MV. England attack. Towell carrying ball, he passes to team mate as he is tripped. Team mate rushes through and passes to Williams, who is tackled by Dalgleish and brought down. Ball goes loose and into touch. MV. Queen looking on. MV. Scotland attack. Ball kicked forward and is pounced on by Shuttleworth. General scrimmage. MV. Crowd. LV. Play around Scottish goal. Pack go into scrum. MV. White breaks loose and is chased by pack, manages to score try. GV. Crowd applauding. LV. Hook taking goal kick, scores. SCU. General Carton de Wiart in crowd. SV. Excited crowd. LV. Scottish attack. Angus Cameron with ball, passes to Inglis. Inglis passes back to Cameron who immediately passes to Donald Sloan, who passes to Scott, who dives over goal line. CU. Scotsman laughing. LV. General play around English goal. MV. Cameron running through to score try. He is pulled down but manages to fall over line. MV. Crowd. LV. Inglis taking kick, fails to convert. Final score - England 5, Scotland 0. England wins the Calcutta Cup.

    (Lav.) (Orig. "C")

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1451.18
    Media URN:
    47424
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    22/03/1951
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:44:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:50:50:00 / 01:52:34:00
    Canister:
    51/24

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