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    Cheltenham, Gloucestershire.

    Title: "'Chasing Ascot'. Britain's best horses and riders at National Hunt's beautiful Steeplechase Course".

    High angled shot of crowds moving through the spectator's enclosure at the race course. M/S of spectators walking. Panning shot of spectators, some looking at betting slips, programmes or fiddling with binoculars, stable hands lead their horses through the crowd. M/S of a jockey climbing onto a horse.

    Various shots of horses jumping over a fences. Panning shot following two of the horses around the course - very clear, in sharp focus! L/S, looking over the heads of a large crowd, of the horses reaching the finishing line. M/S of a jockey on a horse being led past the crowd - the winner was Red Splash, Jocky Dick Rees, Trainer Fred Withington, Owner Humphrey Wyndham

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    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    13/03/1924
    Sound:
    Silent
    Media URN:
    24280
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    334.09
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:37:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:12:45:00 / 01:14:22:00
    Canister:
    G 1066
    Sort Number:
    G 1066
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    Categories
    Sport & Leisure
    WorkSpaces
    Cheltenham - Racing Horse Racing Cheltenham Races Gloucestershire
  • Stills

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

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