• Short Summary

    Britain beat Spain 5 goals to 3 in Water Polo match at Crystal Palace, London.

  • Description

    Item title reads - Britain beat Spain.

    Water Polo, Crystal Palace, London.

    L/S as referee throws the ball into the pool, pan to show the Great British team swimming towards ball, pan with them back to the centre of the pool. Various shots Spanish players with the ball, Casas scores a goal. M/S as goalkeeper throws it out. Various shots of the match. M/S crowd at end of first period.

    M/S Britain attacking in the third period, the ball is passed to John Martin-Dye. M/S as he tries to score but the goalkeeper saves it. M/S Tancock with the ball, he throws at goal and again the Spanish goalkeeper saves well. C/U exasperated girl. Various shots of the match, B. Flook beats a Spanish player to the ball and throws it at goal to score. M/S crowd applauding. M/S J. Borrell with the ball, he passes to a team-mate who throws ball at goal it goes into net. M/S crowd at end of third period. M/S British player swimming with the ball. Martin-Dye gets the ball and scores. C/U crowd applauding. M/S Martin-Dye with the ball, he throws ball into net. M/S of the players shaking each others hands at end of game. Britain win 5 - 3.

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    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Pathe newsreels
    British Pathé
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    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:57:42:00 / 01:59:21:00

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