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    Epsom, Surrey.

    Title: "EPSOM SPRING MEETING. Multitudes throng historic downs and see 'Kwannon' win thrilling race for the Great Metropolitan".

    Panning shot over the crowds gathered at the race course. High angled shots of crowds of men gathered around bookies chalking up bets on black boards. M/S of race horses trotting about the course waiting to start the race. M/S of the start of the race.

    Various panning shot following the horses as they race around the track. M/S of a jockey and horse - the winner? - being lead around the track accompanied by a mounted police man.

    Note: there is another story in Gazette issue - G 1081 - about the Epsom Spring Meeting, titled - U-LA-LA THE MUD. It is not mentioned on the original issue sheet. AH 2000.

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    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    05/05/1924
    Sound:
    Silent
    Media URN:
    24369
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    338.29
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:25:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:46:42:00 / 01:48:07:00
    Canister:
    G 1081
    Sort Number:
    G 1081
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    Sport & Leisure
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    racing - non derby
  • Stills

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

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