• Short Summary

    England v Australia test match at Old Trafford is delayed by heavy rain.

  • Description

    SLATE INFORMATION: Test Match Fever at Manchester. Early crowds assemble despite rain which becomes a downpour and delays the start

    ENGLAND: Manchester: Old Trafford:
    EXT
    Crowds along outside cricket ground
    Australian cricketers Warren Bardsley and Charlie McCartney practicing in the nets
    Australia win the toss
    Covers removed and replaced as it begins to rain
    Politicians Sir John Simon MP (Liberal), John Wheatley MP (Labour) and John Robert Clynes MP (Labour) sheltering from downpour
    People along in rain, then sheltering under umbrellas in stands, then away from cricket ground as rain pours down
    Background: England v Australia test match at Old Trafford is delayed by heavy rain.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVAAQMGMJZQLGPFHY58P2ZWWDA6F
    Media URN:
    VLVAAQMGMJZQLGPFHY58P2ZWWDA6F
    Group:
    Reuters - Gaumont Graphic Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    26/07/1926
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:12:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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