• Short Summary

    Model of clock tower made from pennies, Colin Cowdrey knocks it down with cricket bat.

  • Description

    This is a duplicate copy of item 1719.05 - check for best quality.

    Title reads: "Pennies hit for six".

    Margate, Kent.

    Various shots model of Margate clock tower made from pennies, on display in the Kent Hotel. CU. pan down the Clock Tower. Various shots the real Margate Clock Tower, pan to the Kent Hotel.

    M/S cricketer Colin Cowdrey arriving inside the hotel. M/S crowd people applauding. Various shots Cowdrey using his cricket bat to knock down tower of pennies. C/U people applauding. Various C/Us Cowdrey shovelling pennies into a bag held by the pub landlord and landlady Mr and Mrs Banks. The pennies will be used to benefit cancer research fund.

    Note: newspaper cutting on file.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    3456.13
    Media URN:
    93224
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    30/04/1962
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:59:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:21:38:00 / 01:22:37:00
    Canister:
    62/35

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