• Short Summary

    Prince Philip watches the visiting Australian cricket team in a warm up match.

  • Description

    This is a duplicate of items 74.15 and 74.16 - check for best quality.

    NOTE: selected originals for these two stories not transferred on cricket tapes. See 76.02, 76.03, 76.04 and 792.05.

    East Molesey, Surrey. The Duke of Edinburgh watches a visiting Australian cricket team.

    SV. Australian cricket team taking field (first 7' for super) SV. Packed open air stand. GV. Start of game. STV. Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh arrives. SV. Ray Lindwall runs up and bowls. SV. Bernard Constable knocking up a catch. SV. Crowd applauding. SV. Lindwall bowls to McGuire. LV. McGuire hooking Lindwall to boundary pan to Boundary LV. Big Bill Johnson bowling. SV. Crowd. SV. Pan Johnson bowling. SV. Crowd. SV. Pan Johnson walks off field with leg injury. SV. Keith Miller bowling. SV. Douglas Insole starts to run but changes mind as as Tallon runs up to cover wicket. Mr David Eccles (Minister of Works) looking on with his daughter Polly. SV. R J H McNeil (Captain) being stumped by Tallon. CU. Mr. Clement Attlee and Mrs. Attlee. SV. A L Hassett introducing team to Duke. SCU, Duke laughing with Aussies (Miller) CU. Sir David Maxwell Fyfe (Home Secretary and MP) watching game. LV. Aussies batting pan from Arthur R Morris batting to Taggs Island. SV. Keith Miller lashing out at ball. SV. Duke and party watching. SV. Pan George Tribe who is an Aussie. Bowling R N Harvey Pan with Harvey as he leaves.

    Lords Cricket Ground, St. Johns Wood, London. Duke opens gallery dedicated to cricketers who died in the two World Wars.

    GV. Lords Memorial Gallery. MV. Picture of Cricket match, and portraits of old Cricketers. CU, Pan portraits of cricketers. SV. Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh steps forward to open gallery. SV. Australian cricketers applauding. SV. Pan down memorial plaque. CU. Plaque. SV. Duke looking at county badges. CU. Case containing badges. SV. Duke looking at case containing evolution of bats. CU. Bats in case. & SV. SV. Duke talking to grey haired gentleman. GV. Gallery. SV. Original "Ashes"

    (Neg.) (Uncut Neg "D")& Orig "F")

    (Orig Lav.) (Uncut Neg "C" & Orig "E")

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    Film ID:
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    Pathe newsreels
    British Pathé
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    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:04:21:00 / 01:06:51:00

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