• Short Summary

    Scenes from the Old Trafford third cricket test match between England and Australia.

  • Description

    Old Trafford, Manchester.

    GV flooded pitch. SV water on pitch. Back view man, loan spectator with umbrella. CU the man, in driving rain. SV people sheltering from rain inside ground. CU woman standing in puddle of water. GV stands partly filled. LV scoreboard showing England's total: 276-10.

    LV Australians batting (second innings). SV Bedser to Morris, he blocks ball. SV crowd. SV pan, Morris leaving field. LV Bedser to Hassett. CU Hassett knocks up catch. SV crowd applauding. LV Hassett leaving field. SV scoreboard 12-2. GV Laker bowling to Miller. CU Miller batting. Hits and runs. SV ball being fielded and smartly returned. SV crowd. 18-3 (Miller out). CU Bedser starts to bowl. LV Bedser bowling. CU Hole caught by Evans. (Out of frame 133). SV scoreboard: 18-4. LV De Courcy hits to square leg. SV crowd. SV Wardle bowling to De Courcy. SV De Courcy stumped by Evans - 31-5. De Courcy starts to walk back to Pavilion. CU English player polishing ball. SV crowd. SV Harvey being bowled by Wardle. SV scoreboard: 31-6. SV Archer out LBW (presumably long back view) bowled Wardle. SV crowd applauding. CU Wardle bowling. SV Lindwall bowled by Wardle. SV crowd applauding. SV scoreboard: 35-8. LV & SV, players leaving field.

    Third Cricket Test Match between England and Australia has finished victoriously for England.

    (Orig. Neg.)

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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:
    01:51:35:00 / 01:53:29:00

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