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    Item title reads - 90th Waterloo Cup. Big crowds of coursing enthusiasts see Pentonville win Blue Riband of the Leash. Altcar, Lancashire.

    M/S of two men and five greyhounds in a cart, M/S of one dog being lifted out. Another is brushed down and three more look out of a window. M/S of the crowd watching. L/S of a man letting his two dogs off the lead, they race across the field after a hare which keeps changing direction. M/S of five dogs and two men in a truck, C/U of the five dogs, bowls of food are put down for them. M/S of three of them looking out, C/U of one. L/S of the crowd, more dogs race off after the hare, a man on a horse rides across the field, various shots of the hounds chasing the hare.

    Intertitle - 'Lord Lonsdale.' M/S of Lord Lonsdale watching the contest through binoculars, he lowers them and glances at the camera.

    Various shots as more dogs race off and chase the hare. C/U of one dog being rubbed down while another is groomed and has its coat put back on.

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    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    23/02/1925
    Sound:
    Silent
    Media URN:
    24906
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    376.25
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:03:26:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:58:23:00 / 02:01:49:00
    Canister:
    G 1166
    Sort Number:
    G 1166
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    Categories
    Sport & Leisure Historical Figures & Celebrities
    WorkSpaces
    Adolf Eichmann Trial - Video newsreel archive footage Lancashire greyhound courcing BILL BUCHANAN Waterloo Cup
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    0:01 0:02 0:03 0:04

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