Star Item
This video has no sound
  • Description

    Malmesbury, Wiltshire.

    Title: "BEAUFORT POINT-TO-POINT. Huge fields compete at famous Hunt Races".

    M/S of a crowd of well-dressed people milling about, looking at various racehorses. M/S of jockeys riding their race horses through the crowd. L/S of twenty or so horses racing towards over a fence. M/S of spectators watching the races from a slope. M/S of the horses racing over another fence, two of the horses fall through their jockeys off, one of the men is trampled by the other competitors - looks nasty! More shots of horses going over fences, another jockey falls and is dragged along by his horse.

    Intertitle: "40 runners - 25 finish and the winner only won by half a length after a three mile race!"

    M/S of the horses reaching the final leg of the race, the track is lined with crowds of spectators.

  • Tags

  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    13/03/1924
    Sound:
    Silent
    Media URN:
    24277
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    334.06
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:50:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:07:29:00 / 01:09:19:00
    Canister:
    G 1066
    Sort Number:
    G 1066
  • Appears in...

    Categories
    Sport & Leisure
  • Stills

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

Comments (0)

We always welcome comments and more information about our films.
All posts are reactively checked. Libellous and abusive comments are forbidden.

Add your comment