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  • Short Summary

    Newcastle United fans pack St. James' Park to see the FA Cup - Prince of Wales meets the teams.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Newcastle. 'The Cup' - and the Prince! Thirty two thousand Newcastle fans 'rend the skies' with their cheers in great demonstration of pride for the Cup victors & delight at the Prince's spontaneous visit."

    Newcastle-on-Tyne, Tyne and Wear.

    Football's FA Cup is carried out of the tunnel at St. James' Park on a small stretcher by two policemen. A massive crowd is gathered to see the Cup. The Cup, with its escort of police is paraded around the edge of the pitch for all the crowd to see.

    The Prince of Wales (later King Edward VIII, Duke of Windsor) is being introduced to line up of Newcastle United football team in their traditional black and white striped shirts. (Very quick shot).

    Shot showing the massive crowd in one of the stands at the stadium.

    More shots of the Prince being introduced to the team.

    The Prince is also introduced to the opposition - unable to say which team.

    Sound Track Missing - Mute Print Available.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    673.14
    Media URN:
    4947
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    02/05/1932
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:11:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:16:39:00 / 01:17:50:00
    Canister:
    32/35

Comments (1)

  1. Hardie says

    I believe the opposition team is Blackpool and the match took place on 27th April 1932. It was a premier league game and the score was 2 -2.



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