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  • Short Summary

    Cricket: New Zealand tour England.

  • Description

    This is a duplicate of item 682.03 - check for best quality.

    Item title reads: " New Zealand's first match of the tour in delightful weather and charming old English cricket `surroundings'. `Diggers' show good form against Mr. Martineau's XI."

    Maidenhead, Berkshire

    M/S of team and individuals in nice dark blazers with white piping, followed by the team walk onto the pitch waving. Trees in view. L/S of play and some runs - one player keeps adjusting his jumper.

    Clarification of names of players would be gratefully received.

    Note: Could be a village cricket scene. A pathe website user informs us that this cricket match actually took place in the village of Holyport, near Maidenhead, Berks..

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    3426.07
    Media URN:
    92802
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    12/05/1927
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:17:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:33:33:00 / 01:34:50:00
    Canister:
    G 1397

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