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  • Short Summary

    Eton boys display rugby skills in their wall game.

  • Description

    Item title reads: " Eton Wall Game. On St. Andrews Day this year as strenuous a struggle as ever."

    Eton, Berkshire

    M/S of a line of boys, arm in arm, as they walk forward across a field. They wear striped caps, long scarves and striped socks. They mill about, and then are seen choosing a ball with the referee. The boys stand near a high wall and form themselves into a scrum. They eventually break away from the wall. C/U of the scrum from above, with the boys in their striped caps.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    708.06
    Media URN:
    33540
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    01/12/1927
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:43:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:06:05:00 / 01:07:48:00
    Canister:
    G 1455

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