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  • Description

    Christmas Day in Clontarf, Republic of Ireland (Eire, Southern Ireland).

    Full titles read: "Xmas day swimming race - at Clontarf Baths with the thermometer at 46 degrees."

    Good M/S of man bending down and taking thermometer out of the water, he looks at the reading. C/U of the thermometer with a finger pointing at the temperature mark. L/S's of several men and women wearing overcoats at pool side, they take them off to reveal their swimming costume (it looks very cold!).

    L/S of the swimmers diving into the cold water, and the race is underway. M/S of swimmers celebrating at the end of the race one man sits on the shoulders of another competitor. They jump up and down and wave.

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    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    02/01/1922
    Sound:
    Silent
    Media URN:
    22692
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    250.44
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:00:52:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:50:59:00 / 01:51:51:00
    Canister:
    G 838
    Sort Number:
    G 0838
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    Categories
    Sport & Leisure
    WorkSpaces
    Revolution in Colour Clontarf Baths
  • Stills

    0:01 0:02 0:03 0:04

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