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  • Short Summary

    Australian team's first match in Britain played in the rain.

  • Description

    Maidenhead, Berkshire.

    Gloomy skies, cold rain, make dismal opening a Australian Test Team's first match in England.

    Various shots of a gloomy looking cricket pitch. Spectators are all huddled up on benches with overcoats and umbrellas. Members of the Australian cricket team in raincoats inspect the pitch. Many press photographers take their photographs.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    3430.04
    Media URN:
    92862
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    29/04/1926
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:13:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:10:40:00 / 01:11:53:00
    Canister:
    G 1289

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