• Short Summary

    Polish athletes triumph over British counterparts at competition in White City. London.

  • Description

    Item title reads - Poland beat Britain.

    Athletics at White City, London.

    M/S start of 80 metres hurdles, Mary Rand comes in to win. M/S Mary doing long jump, she climbs out afterwards. M/S as Irena Kirszenstein of Poland does long jump. M/S of Mary sat on ground putting her shoes on. M/S Irena. L/S men's 1500 metres in progress, crowds cheer. M/S battle for the finish between Witold Baran of Poland and Alan Simpson of Britain, Simpson breaks the tape first. M/S Simpson after the race.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1814.10
    Media URN:
    55550
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    05/08/1965
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:12:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:13:30:00 / 01:14:42:00
    Canister:
    65/63

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