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  • Short Summary

    Cork beat Galway in Hurling match in Croke Park, Dublin, Republic of Ireland.

  • Description

    Croke Park, Dublin, Republic of Ireland (Eire, Southern Ireland).

    Full titles read: "IRELAND'S NATIONAL GAME - and no game for weaklings ! CORK defeat GALWAY in final of Hurling Championships in which both sides played "to the last ounce"

    Group shots of the two teams posing for the camera before the start of the game. Large crowds can be seen in the stands in the background. Various shots of the hurling match in progress.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    800.28
    Media URN:
    36237
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    05/09/1929
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:48:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:49:46:00 / 01:51:34:00
    Canister:
    G 1639

Comments (1)

  1. DamianGalway says

    Hi, My grandad Michael (Miko) Cunningham was the captain of the Galway team in this footage. Is this all the footage you have of this match? I would be keen to order a copy of the full match if you had one available?
    Thanks for your help.
    Damian

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