• Short Summary

    Rugby League Final match where Wigan beat Hull 30 - 13.

  • Description

    Titles read: "WEMBLEY - RUGBY LEAGUE FINAL".

    London.

    Various shots of Rugby League Final match between Wigan and Hull at Wembley Stadium.

    Final score is Wigan 30 Hull 13.

    Wigan captain is presented with the cup by the Princess Royal (Princess Mary). They shake hands and the captain holds the trophy aloft.

    Among players seen here are David Bolton, Billy Boston, Keith Holden, Brian McTigue (Wigan) and Tom Finn, Arthur Keegan (Hull).

    Programme on file.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1581.10
    Media URN:
    50671
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    14/05/1959
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:11:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:29:28:00 / 01:31:39:00
    Canister:
    59/39

Comments (1)

  1. jamied says

    The game was played on 9 May 1959.

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