Detail

Title ID 7650Collection ID1003
Title[Hurstpierpoint Rugby Game]
Date1952
CollectionChilvers Family [?]
Genre/TypeAmateurIndependent AmateurNon-fictionActuality/Factual
ThemeLeisure
KeywordsSport Religious Buildings Schools Children Youth
Location
LocalHurstpierpoint
RegionalWest Sussex
NationalEngland United Kingdom
Credits
ProductionMr. Chilvers [?]
CameraMr. Chilvers [?]
FormatBlack & White Silent
Duration1 min. 38 sec.
Copyright & AccessCopyright restrictions apply, contact Screen Archive South East for details

Summary

A rugby match and Under 15s practice session filmed at Hurstpierpoint school in 1952 by an amateur film-maker.

Description

Young men walk out from pitch-side changing rooms. The match begins between two teams of older school boys. A crowd of spectators lines the pitch, the school chapel is seen behind. The visiting boys leave in a coach. The second part of the film opens with an intertitle that reads "Under 15's prepare for [...]." The team practices a scrum on a pitch.

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See [Hurstpierpoint match of the season] for further footage of Hurst rugby games in the same collection.