Cyclists - In Hundreds 1926

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    Herne Hill, London.

    Title: "Cyclists ... in Hundreds! Compete for S.C.C.U's Grand Southern Handicap".

    Panning shot of lots of cyclists gathered ar the start of a track race. A fat man shouts through a megaphone and starts the race. L/S of cyclists whizzing around sloping track, passing the man with the megaphone. Panning shot follows some of the cyclists around. More L/Ss of the race. More panning shots following some of the competitors.

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    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    08/07/1926
    Sound:
    Silent
    Media URN:
    70321
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    510.05
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:14:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:13:48:00 / 01:15:02:00
    Canister:
    G 1309
    Sort Number:
    G 1309
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