St Helen's Riot

Fox Photos1969-11-15

Getty Images

Getty Images
New York, United States

15th November 1969: A policeman loses his hat as anti-apartheid demonstrators riot at the St Helen's Rugby Ground, Swansea, Australia, during a match between the South African Springboks Rugby team and Swansea. One policeman was stabbed in the riot. (Photo by Fox Photos/Getty Images)


  • Title: St Helen's Riot
  • Creator: Fox Photos
  • Date Created: 1969-11-15
  • Provenance: Hulton Archive
  • Subject Keywords: South African, Group, People, Failure, Hat, Social Issues, Horizontal, Black And White, Protest, Human Role, Shouting, Police Officer, UK, Wales, Sports Team, Australia - Australasia, Law, Politics, Protestor, Racism, Swansea, Riot, Males, Females, Banner, St Helens RFC, South Africa National Rugby Union Team, Anti-Apartheid, Match - Sport, Disorder
  • Collection ID: 60
  • Collection: Hulton Archive
  • Artist Title: Stringer

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