• Short Summary

    Traditional Eton wall game being played between Collegers and Oppidans.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "ETON WALL GAME - Collegers defeat Oppidans."

    Eton College, Berkshire.

    Collegers team in striped woolly caps and scarves walking towards the camera. Large crowds at grounds of Eton College. They have come to watch the St. Andrew's Day wall game between Collegers and Oppidans.

    Young men jumping on top of each other in a scrum against the wall - they are extremely muddy. More shots of the scrum and people watching. Collegers win.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    805.18
    Media URN:
    10255
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    03/12/1934
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:48:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:18:02:00 / 01:19:50:00
    Canister:
    34/97

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