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Hull City Football 1905

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Hull City Football 1905

2 mins United Kingdom

Their opponents have yet to be identified, but this footage of Hull City (in dark stripes) at The Boulevard is believed to be from the 1904-05 season, their very first as a club. Although this would have been 'only' a friendly - which might explain the many empty seats - the all-male crowd are clearly in good spirits, waving and cheering at the camera.

For the 1905-06 season, their first in the Football League, Hull City played their home games at the Anlaby Road Cricket ground, before moving to their own stadium, Anlaby Road, in March 1906.

Genres

Sport Non-Fiction

Tags

Football Hull City

Collection

Edwardian Football Edwardian Sports Hull - UK City Of Culture 2017

Released

1905

Country

United Kingdom

Language

English

Production company

Mitchell and Kenyon

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