Girl Diver (1942)

  • Description

    Margaret Cresswell giving a diving display. Middlesbrough, Cleveland. Her father puts on her bathing cap and kisses her before she climbs the steps to the diving board. Various shots as the 9 year old smiles as her tutor gives her instructions. Various shots as she performs different dives into a swimming pool, including hanging onto her instructor as he dives. M/S as she swims to the side and climbs out. 90,000 historic films, all SEARCHABLE on YouTube at: Join us on Facebook at: Tweet us @britishpathe FILM ID:1550.27
  • Owner

  • Source

    Newcastle University (Youtube)
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  • Further information

    Resource type: Video
    Added by: Simon Cotterill
    Last modified: 10 years ago
    Viewed: 818 times
    Picture Taken: Unknown
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