• Short Summary

    Swimming and diving competition from London's Crystal Palace swimming pool.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Crystal Palace".

    Crystal Palace Swimming Pool, London.

    GV Start of the Women's 110 yards free-style. SV Girls swimming up the bath. GV Crowd. GV Nearing the finish. SV as Diana Wilkinson touches to win ahead of Pamela Johnson. SV Crowd applauding. SV Diana being presented with trophy. CU Diana.

    GV Start of Women's 110 yards back-stroke. SV Race in progress. GV The girls turning at the end of the first length. SV Nearing the finish, Linda Ludgrove touches (Jill Norfolk and Sylvia Lewis also compete). SV Crowd. SV Linda receiving trophy. CU Linda.

    GV Tony Kitcher diving from the high board. SV Kitcher doing his dive. GV Brian Phelps diving. GV Chris Walls diving. SV Underwater of Walls. GV Phelps diving. SV Underwater of Phelps. SV Crowd. SV Phelps receiving trophy.

    GV Start of the Men's 110 yards free-style. SV Crowd. GV Nearing the finish with Bobby McGregor lane 4 in front. SV as McGregor finishes in a new world record time. CU McGregor in the water. SV Crowd. SV McGregor receiving trophy. CU McGregor.


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    Film ID:
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    Pathe newsreels
    British Pathé
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    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:12:51:00 / 01:14:59:00

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