• Short Summary

    Sports ground ploughed up in South Africa so turf pitch can be laid for cricket matches.

  • Description

    This is a duplicate of item 817.38 - check for best quality.

    Re-laying cricket ground. Originally part of News in a Nutshell.

    Johannesburg, South Africa.

    Various shots of tractor pulling plough across a sports ground. The earth is being churned up in preparation for a turf pitch to play cricket on. Until now matches have been played on matting or on hard wickets.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    3429.19
    Media URN:
    92859
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    04/03/1935
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:31:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:39:38:00 / 01:40:09:00
    Canister:
    35/18

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