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Bolton v Burton United (c.1904)
Bolton v Burton United (c.1904)

Bolton v Burton United (c.1904) 1904

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Bolton v Burton United (c.1904) 1904

1 mins United Kingdom

Bolton, founder members of the football league, had two seasons in the second division between 1903 and 1905, so we know that this film captures one of their two home wins against Burton United, a club that lasted only nine years. Whether it's 1903's 3-0 victory or the following year's 7-1 trouncing, the cameraman made a shrewd decision in choosing the goalmouth attacked by Bolton, in white.

Genres

Sport Non-Fiction

Tags

Football matches Bolton Wanderers Football Club Football grounds Advertising Football clubs (English) Bolton

Collection

Edwardian Sports Edwardian Football

Released

1904

Country

United Kingdom

Language

English

Production company

Mitchell and Kenyon

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