• Short Summary

    International football at Wrexham: Wales beats Scotland, Tommy Walker commentates.

  • Description

    Title reads: "Wales 3 - Scotland 1. Tommy Walker (Chelsea and Scotland) commentating".

    Wrexham, Wales.

    C/U of Tommy Walker, Scottish football player. Various shots from the Wales versus Scotland international football game at Wrexham. Scotland play in dark shirts. M/S of the captains taking the toss. Various elevated shots of the match. Various shots of crowd throwing hats scarves etc. into the air. Wales score 3 goals, Scotland 1 (penalty).

    Walker, commentating, did not play in this match as he was playing for Chelsea against Portsmouth. Walker picks out one player who performed well in this match: Bryn Jones of Wales. Other players mentioned are for Wales: Edwards, Sidlow, Whitcomb, Billie Hughes (Skipper) and Ron Burgess. And for Scotland: Willie Waddell and Blair.

    According to old records match took place on 19th October 1946.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1412.33
    Media URN:
    45999
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    24/10/1946
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:14:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:46:57:00 / 01:49:11:00
    Canister:
    46/85

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