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  • Short Summary

    Various shots of boxing fight in progress.

  • Description

    Unissued / unused material - dates and locations may be unclear / unknown.

    Perry Barr, Birmingham

    LS Boxing ring in centre of packed greyhound stadium. MS Low angle, fight in progress between boxers Ron Barton and Mel Brown. MS Two men standing watching in suits. LS Fight continues. (2 shots). MS Front row of spectators. Various shots of fight continuing, including end of round, trainer with boxer in corner, bell rung for next round. Fight stopped in Round VI, Ron Barton declared winner. (Promoter is Alex Griffiths).

    Note: "Date received" on original paperwork reads: 10/06/1955, actual date of fight may have been 09/06/1955.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2684.21
    Media URN:
    79648
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    1955
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:40:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:28:20:00 / 01:30:00:00
    Canister:
    UN 2743 G

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