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Lancashire League Championship Season 1938
Lancashire League Championship Season 1938

Lancashire League Championship Season 1938 1938

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Lancashire League Championship Season 1938 1938

15 mins United Kingdom

The Haslingden v Todmorden final at Burnley Cricket Ground concludes the 1938 season, and gives us a chance to see the great Jamaican cricketer George Headley in action. He is on the losing side, though, and the trophy goes to the winning team, Todmorden, a West Yorkshire town playing in the Lancashire league. This excellent pre-war film record continues with civic scenes in the Rossendale area.

Set up in 1977, the North West Film Archive preserves moving images made in or about Greater Manchester, Lancashire, Cheshire, Merseyside and Cumbria and offers a variety of access services to users in the public, academic and commercial sectors.

Genres

Sport

Tags

Cricket Cricket matches Todmorden Cricket teams

Collection

The County Game

Released

1938

Country

United Kingdom

Language

English

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