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  • Short Summary

    Various shots of the opening cricket match of the season at the Oval - 1920.

  • Description

    Oval Cricket Ground, London.

    Title reads: "King Willow Reigns Again - Surrey defeat Northants in opening Match of the Season at the Oval."

    The opening match of the season at the Oval cricket ground. Various shots of the game in progress with gasworks in the background. The teams - Surrey and Northants / Northamptonshire - are seen walking onto the field. High angle L/S of the game.

    Note: Please also refer to G 0665 as old records name that as issue number.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    3440.09
    Media URN:
    93008
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    26/04/1920
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:43:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:11:14:00 / 01:11:57:00
    Canister:
    G 662

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