Chester-Le-Street (1925)

  • Description

    Item title reads - Chester-le-street, Durham celebrates the advent of Lent with centuries old game of football through the town. M/S of the Red Lion Inn with a few men stood in front of it, the camera pans across to some fencing. L/S of a large crowd gathered outside Taylors Chemists, a man throws the football to them from an upstairs window, they move off in pursuit of the ball. L/S as they all run down the street. M/S of one man running through the river with the ball while people stand at the side, he holds it up. M/S as people surround him in an attempt to get the ball. 90,000 historic films, all SEARCHABLE on YouTube at: Join us on Facebook at: Tweet us @britishpathe FILM ID:378.15
  • Owner

  • Source

    Newcastle University (Youtube)
  • License

    What does this mean? Unknown license check permission to reuse
  • Further information

    Resource type: Video
    Added by: Simon Cotterill
    Last modified: 10 years, 1 month ago
    Viewed: 916 times
    Picture Taken: Unknown
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