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  • Description

    Title reads: "1965's on the run".

    New Year Midnight Race, Mountain Ash, South Wales.

    All shots take places at night. L/S athlete Stan Eldon running towards camera carrying burning torch, he mounts rostrum and lights the Nos Galan Beacon. M/S Mayor and other dignitaries watching.

    M/S runners lined up at start. The starting gun goes and they're away. Camera pans with them back view as some runners knock into a cameraman. L/S runners going through the street. Various shots runners coming down hill and round bend. L/S runners going past camera. M/S crowd at the finish. M/S athlete Alan Simpson of Rotherham breaks the tape to win. C/U Simpson.

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    07/01/1965
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    55087
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    1786.10
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:00:59:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:18:13:00 / 01:19:12:00
    Canister:
    65/3
    Sort Number:
    65/003
  • Appears in...

    Categories
    Sport & Leisure
  • Stills

    0:01 0:02 0:03 0:04

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