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  • Short Summary

    Swimming and diving competitions in Ireland held on the coast.

  • Description

    Item title reads: " Swimming. Sandycove S. C. hold their annual gala at the "Forty Foot"."

    Ireland

    M/S crowd in the foreground as a swimmer dives into the water from a high board in front of them. A small flotilla of boats crowded with people watch. M/S diver standing on a board facing the crowd. He performs a backward dive, and another does an inward somersault. M/S swimmers in the water racing freestyle. M/S ladies diving into choppy sea from rocks. C/U three male swimmers in vests posing for camera. They wear black costumes and swimming hats and look slightly out of breath.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    694.11
    Media URN:
    33283
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    11/08/1927
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:02:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:22:56:00 / 01:24:58:00
    Canister:
    G 1423

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