• Short Summary

    A major Golf Tournament at Woodbrook Ireland

  • Description

    WS crowd following O'Connor with mountain and sea in BG. Vicenzo signs his autograph but "appears to be loosing his touch". Peter Alice is seen driving on the 17th. O'Connor misses on the 17th. Full coverage of the 18th hole, Vicenzo ends 2 shots behind. Crowds seek his autograph.
    On the final day Vicenzo is 4 shots behind O'Connor for most of the play, but picks them up, and after O'Connor misses a shot there is a dramatic tie on the 18th.
    The Playoff. O'Connor and Vicenzo toss a coin and they are both on the first green with two shots. They level off and play the second green. Vincenzo fails on his second shot and O'Connor wins the match.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2271.06
    Media URN:
    74540
    Group:
    Documentaries
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1960 - 1969
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:08:39:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:47:15:00 / 01:55:54:00
    Canister:
    DOCS

Comments (2)

  1. jamied says

    Narrowing down this clip's current date range, seen here is the 1964 Carroll Sweet Afton Tournament, ("Sweet Afton" bing a Carroll's cigarette brand).

    Further footage of the event can be seen in clip 2271.05.

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  2. jamied says

    "Peter Alice" in text and tags should read Peter Alliss.

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