|Schools Rugby Cup|
Schools Cup rugby final 1939 - Methodist College v Coleraine Institute at Ravenhill. Coleraine won 16:5. This is the second oldest rugby competition in the world after the London Hospitals Cup.
Black and white and colour amateur film. Note the countryside behind the Ravenhill playing fields, this area is now all housing. General views from stand before game. Views of all the players. Views of the game. The Coleraine XV is named - Fullback - H Pinkerton (Ballymena), DF Marshall (Limavady), WA Condy (Belfast), WJ Diamond, (Ballymena), DS Hyndman (Derry), J Monteith (Ballymoney), F Halliday (Belfast). The Forwards - DB Taylor (Coleraine), S Craig (Ballymena), G McCollum (Derry), H Kane (Ballymoney), Thompson (Coleraine), B Smyth (Coleraine), JW McKay (Coleraine), H Hegman (Portadown).
filmed by Hugh Kane
8mm, film, colour, black and white, silent