At Dear Old 'ally Pally' 1927

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    Item title reads: "At dear old 'Ally Pally'. "Halalie" wins ever popular London Cup."

    Alexandra Palace, London

    High angle shot of a very large crowd at Alexandra Palace, pan to the race track. The horses are gathered in the paddock, and are then seen walking to the start. M/S of the start, followed by a tracking shot from a fast moving vehicle next to the track, of the race. L/S of the finish. The winner moves off to the enclosure and gets off his horse.

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    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    04/07/1927
    Sound:
    Silent
    Media URN:
    33166
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    688.21
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:38:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:36:46:00 / 01:38:24:00
    Canister:
    G 1412
    Sort Number:
    G 1412
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    Sport & Leisure
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    Horse Racing
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