• Short Summary

    The ASA (Amateur Swimming Association) Championships.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Lancaster". Part of 'News Of Flashes'.

    Lancaster, Lancashire. The ASA (Amateur Swimming Association) Championships.

    SV Women at the ready for 100 yards. Free Style. (For super. sub.). SV Starter fires pistol. SV Start of race, pan up first length No 1. leads. CU Trainer looking concerned. SV First turn. SV Second length. Second turn. Pan up last length. CU judge with stopwatch. LV Race nears end, No. 2 leads. CU Excited woman. SV End of race, No. 2 Miss Linton. CU Winner.

    SV Start of mens 100 yds. Free Style. Pan up first length. SV Crowd. LV Towards second length No. 2 leading Turn. SV Crowd. (2 shots). LV End of race, No. 4 G. Larsson of Sweden beats Steadman of Beckenham. CU Winner.

    (Orig. Neg.) (Title scene "F")

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1471.11
    Media URN:
    48004
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    30/08/1951
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:15:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:21:24:00 / 01:22:39:00
    Canister:
    51/70

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