• Short Summary

    England's test cricketers depart for Australia.

  • Description

    This is a duplicate of item 184.21 - check for best quality.

    Tilbury.

    SV cricketers on deck of "Orsova". CU Len Hutton. SV & STV pan, touring team on deck. SV members of team signing autographs. CU Alec Bedser. SCU group including Brian Statham, and Trevor Bailey, pan to Peter May being wished good luck. SCU Len Hutton talking - lead in for voice. CU Len Hutton saying (natural sound): "Well our prospects are good... the best since Jardine went out in 1932... have a good young keen side... am sure that whole team will give great pleasure to Aussies in the next few months." SV liner moving away. CU Denis Compton waving from quayside. SV cricketers waving from ship. SV people waving from shore. SCU people waving from shore - one man going through "batting action". LV Orsova sailing away.

    (Title F.) (Orig.Neg.)

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    3441.07
    Media URN:
    93038
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    20/09/1954
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:22:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:10:13:00 / 01:11:35:00
    Canister:
    54/73

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