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  • Short Summary

    Rugby: Oldham defeat Swinton.

  • Description

    Item title reads: "Rugby league challenge Cup Final. Huge crowds flock to Oldham to see Oldham defeat Swinton in a thrilling contest. "

    Wigan

    Brief shot of C/U of cup. The film flares. Crowds wave to the camera on the pitch. The Wigan boys pose. The captains toss a coin and play begins. There are long shots, with some slow motion of the players in action. Some have striped shirts and there is a scrum.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    680.42
    Media URN:
    32934
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    09/05/1927
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:17:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:55:28:00 / 01:57:45:00
    Canister:
    G 1396

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