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  • Short Summary

    W. F. Case wins the traditional annual New Year swimming competition at Clontarf Baths.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "XMAS DAY SWIM - W. F. Case (Clontarf) wins the annual sprint at the Clontarf Baths. (Exclusive)"

    Clontarf Baths, Republic of Ireland (Southern Ireland, Eire).

    Line of men dives into water from the edge of pool at Clontarf Baths. This is annual New Year's swimming competition.

    Various shots of the contestants swimming with crowds around the pool.

    Close up shot of he three men in swimming costumes - winner, W. F. Case in the middle, second and third on the sides. Winner lifted on shoulders of the supporters.

    Winner, now wearing a suit, receiving trophy from a woman - crowds around.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    759.37
    Media URN:
    8305
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    01/01/1934
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:52:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:59:56:00 / 02:00:48:00
    Canister:
    34/1

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