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  • Short Summary

    Crowds queuing, buying refreshments, programmes and hiring cushions at Lord's.

  • Description

    This is a duplicate of items 2314.16 and 2314.17 - check for best quality.

    Unissued / unused material.

    Great general shots of cricket fans at Lord's Cricket Ground, St. John's Wood, London.

    Various shots people queuing for refreshments. Various shots people leaving grounds through turnstiles. Various shots people queuing for programmes. Various shots of people hiring cushions to sit on whilst watching match. MS people entering Lords. MS crowds watching match from stands.

    Excellent shots crowds at Lords Cricket Grounds, St. Johns Wood, London - good for evoking nostalgia.

    CU woman watching . MS Lords Cricket grounds - match is in progress. CU notice - "Lords". CU stone tableau on wall showing famous cricketers. CU crowds watching game (4 shots).

    CU Policeman. MS crowds watching. MCC officials. MS crowds watching - good shot men drinking beer while game takes place in background. General views of match. MS man with telescope. MS refreshments. More shots crowds watching. MS schoolboys watching match. CU men watching.

    MS "The Tavern" - refreshment place at Lords. MS two men buying programme. CU. Young man watching. LS Lords. MS crowds watching (4 shots). CU two men. MS crowds watching. MS crowds entering Lords. Crowds watching. CU boy's blazer, pan up to man's head.

    MS crowds entering Lords. MS interiors - press box? More shots crowds. Queues outside Lords. MS cricketers entering. LS people entering. MS crowds. CU the Grace Memorial, pans to crowds. CU feet of the people queuing. MS crowds (2 shots). MS crowds (2 shots). LS the cricket pitches. MS crowds walking. LS crowds passing St. Johns Wood Tube Station.

    Note: includes nice shot of woman taking the tops off beer bottles at a beer tent and serving them to customers with a glass.

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    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Unissued / unused
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:15:34:00 / 01:26:49:00
    UN 2290 B & A

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