• Short Summary

    The Lord Mayor opens Newcastle's first rugby league game, they lose to Huddersfield. Tyne and Wear.

  • Description

    Item title reads - Newcastle.

    Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear.

    M/S of the Lord Mayor of Newcastle walking along with other officials to open first rugby league game. M/S as he runs a flag up a pole, it says 'Newcastle Rugby League F. C.' M/S as the Newcastle team run out onto the pitch, various shots of the crowd as Huddersfield run out. Various shots of the match, Huddersfield win by 33 points to 12.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    893.16
    Media URN:
    13143
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    07/09/1936
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:15:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:29:12:00 / 01:30:27:00
    Canister:
    36/72

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