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  • Short Summary

    Swinton defeat Oldham at rugby.

  • Description

    Rochdale, Greater Manchester.

    Title: "Rugby Union Final. Swinton defeat Oldham by 9 pts. to 3 for Challenge Cup".

    M/S of the referee, lines men and a team of rugby players running onto the pitch passed a crowd of spectators. Similar shot of another team of players in striped shirts running onto the pitch.

    Various L/Ss of a rugby match taking place in a large stadium, in the background a steam engine is shunted along a raised track over looking the pitch. M/S of the scrum. More L/Ss of the game.

    Cuts exist - please see separate record.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    494.03
    Media URN:
    25731
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    06/05/1926
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:22:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:14:26:00 / 01:15:48:00
    Canister:
    G 1291

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