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  • Short Summary

    Southport's new bathing pool is opened by the mayor, Lancashire.

  • Description

    Southport, Lancashire (now Merseyside).

    Full titles read: "THE LIDO OF THE NORTH ! - Southport's magnificent Bathing Pool opened by the Mayor."

    L/S's of several people running around the outside of the bathing pool, large crowds are seated around the perimeter of the pool. M/S of the mayor and woman sitting next to him (perhaps his wife). Group shots of women in swimming costumes posing for the cameras. L/S of women diving off diving boards, people in overcoats watch from the stands in the background.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    788.01
    Media URN:
    36463
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    02/05/1929
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:12:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:00:01:00 / 01:01:13:00
    Canister:
    G 1603

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