• Short Summary

    Shots of people playing cricket.

  • Description

    Cricket. Compilation of clips from various years.

    MS slow motion shot batsman.

    Title - 'Howell (Warwick) the demon bowler'.

    CU Howell. MS man putting wicket back together. MS team posing. MS bowler throwing ball with umpire watching. CU player.

    MS people watching. MS umpire putting stumps back together. CU player. MS team posing again. Various shots of a practise match including slow motion shots.

    Amendment April 2012: Cecil Parkin is seen bowling at the Old Trafford practice ground in 1920 or 1921. Seen during a simulated practice session at the Kennington Oval is Herbert Strudwick, Abe Waddington (left hand bowler) & Rockley Wilson (right hand bowler) - again 1920 or 1921. Clips of the MCC team that toured Australia in 1920/21. There is also a brief clip of the MCC team on the ship after returning from Australia at the completion of the 1924/25 tour to Australia.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Old negatives
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1920 - 1930
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:58:26:00 / 02:02:28:00
    ON 460 N

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