• Short Summary

    Rugby - Scotland beat Ireland with 12 points to 3.

  • Description

    Murrayfield, Scotland.

    Start of a rugby match between Scotland and Ireland. GV. Scotland taking the field. SV. Crowd. LV. Scotland in the darker shirts kick-off a loose scrum, Pedlow steps in to stop Scottish rush, ball runs loose and Ireland force it into touch. SCU. Crowd. SV. Scotland gets off side in the scrum. SV. Crowd. LV. Kelly kicking a penalty goal just inside Scots' "25", pan, ball over. SV. Crowd. Score - Scotland 0, Ireland 3. SV. Scotland attacking. A knock-on robs Scotland of scoring. They continue to battle and Scot touches down. LV. Minutes later Elgie kicks a penalty goal. Ball over post. SV. Crowd. Score - Scotland 3 Ireland 3. LV. Scrum on the Scots line, Kelly receives, drops, kicks at goal. Ball hits post and rockets back into play. SV. Crowd. SV. Scotland take the lead as Ian Swan runs through to touch down. LV. Crowd cheering. Half time score - Scotland 6 Ireland 3. SV. Fake lead up to Cameron's drop goal, & LV. Angus Cameron drops for goal. SV. Ball sailing between posts while crowd cheers. GV. Crowd dancing. Score - Scotland 9 Ireland 3. Elgie kicking easy penalty goal. SV. Crowd. CU. Score board - Scotland 12 Ireland 3. GV. Crowds swarming pitch.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    509.20
    Media URN:
    30505
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    03/03/1955
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:02:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:16:57:00 / 01:18:59:00
    Canister:
    55/18 (Special)

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