Star Item
  • Description

    Carthorse Derby.

    Handcross, Sussex.

    C/U tic-tac man waving his arms about. C/U bookmaker marking his board, M/S as man places bet with him. M/S bookmaker's clerk studying prices. M/S Sir Gordon Richards and another man talking. M/S bookmakers. M/S as three carthorses are led around in a circle. L/S spectators standing along course to watch race. M/S jockey mounting carthorse. The camera pans across the horses waiting to start. L/S spectators. L/S man leading carthorse into line with other horses for start of race. M/S as two men hurriedly put bets on with bookmaker. Various shots as the carthorses race down the field. M/S bookmaker paying out five pound notes to a man after the race.

  • Tags

  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    21/06/1954
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    51564
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    1607.26
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:06:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:51:15:00 / 01:52:21:00
    Canister:
    NP 510
    Sort Number:
    NP 510
  • Appears in...

    Categories
    Sport & Leisure Entertainment & Humour
    WorkSpaces
    GAMBLING ERIKA
  • 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