• Short Summary

    With the lamps removed and windows boarded up, crowds kick a football through the streets of Atherton in a 700-year-old tradition

  • Description

    SLATE INFORMATION: Shrovetide Sport - With Shop Windows Barricaded, the 700 Year Old Custom of Kicking a Football thro' the Streets was Observed at Atherstone

    ENGLAND: Atherstone: Warwickshire:
    EXT

    Video Roll Title: Hurling of the Silver Ball at St. Columb, Cornwall: also traditional Sherevetide football at Atherstone & Chester-le-Street.:148ft
    SHROVE TUESDAY at St. Columb

    sport, play, leisure, customary, football, soccer
    Background: With the lamps removed and windows boarded up, crowds kick a football through the streets of Atherton in a 700-year-old tradition

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA9GR6MWVP67NZE2CNL9JKERC08
    Media URN:
    VLVA9GR6MWVP67NZE2CNL9JKERC08
    Group:
    Reuters - Gaumont Graphic Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    01/01/1927
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:35:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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