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    Dublin, Ireland.

    Start of a rugby match between England and Ireland. SV. Irish President Sean O'Kelly greeting English team in white shirts. LV. Crowd. SV. President walking over to greet Irish team. SCU. & SV. Greeting Irish team. LV. Crowd. LV. England attacking. SV. Crowd. SV. Williams the Irish scrum-half throws out to Butterfield on the blind side. Butterfield races through to touchdown for England's opening try in the first few minutes. LV. Crowd. SV. Baker running with the ball. He kicks ahead, they chase the ball. Reg Bazley picks up as he is tackled he throws the ball back to Hastings who touches down in the corner. LV. Score board - England 6, Ireland nil (Hall fails with both conversion attempts). GV. Ireland attacking. Hall just beats Henderson who has chased a long kick ahead, by intercepting and running the ball into touch. STV. Crowd. Loose Ireland's try, scored by Pedlow. SV. Half time score board, England 6 - Ireland 3. LV. Gaston picks up, corkscrews across the field until a determined tackle brings him down. The ball runs loose. SV. Both teams scrambling for the ball until Ryan finds touch. SV. Crowd. Loose penalty incident. LV. Henderson taking penalty for Ireland. Ball between posts, crowd dancing with excitement. SV. Crowd applauding. SV. Towards, England attacking. An Englishman kicks ahead, Woodward backing up, chases after it but Pedlow just manages to ground it, as he Woodward and Tector fall on the ball. Final score 6-6.

    (Orig.Neg.) (Orig.I.) (Title scene C.)

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    British Pathé
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    Available on request
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    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:22:33:00 / 01:24:24:00
    55/14 Special
    Sort Number:
    55/014 Special
  • Appears in...

    Sport & Leisure
    England Rugby Union - ILC Rugby Footage 1950-1959
  • Stills

    0:01 0:02 0:03 0:04

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