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  • Short Summary

    Rugby - Scotland beat Ireland and crowds invade the pitch in Dublin.

  • Description

    Item title reads - Season's most thrilling rugby international. Scotland (16 points) by unexpected victory - stop Ireland (7 points) winning "triple crown" amid amazing scenes, as record crowd invade the pitch. Dublin, Ireland, Eire.

    M/S of the two rugby teams in rows before the match. M/S as men form a line to keep the crowds back. The players run onto the pitch while fans wave from behind. M/S of scrum, various shots of the match. M/S of people walking about on the pitch while others are held back. M/S of more of the match, players fall into spectators. Various shots as spectators run towards the players on the pitch.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    780.26
    Media URN:
    35667
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    28/02/1929
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:35:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:34:06:00 / 01:36:41:00
    Canister:
    G 1585

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