• Short Summary

    Footage of Sidney Wooderson achieving world athletics record in Manchester, Lancashire.

  • Description

    Full titles read: "MANCHESTER"

    L/S's of the running athlete Sidney Wooderson attempting to set new record for three quarters of a mile. Several shots of the race in progress at Fallowfield, Manchester in Lancashire. He wins the race comfortably and become the first man to run the distance in under three minutes. Good M/S of Wooderson smiling.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1009.24
    Media URN:
    14323
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    08/06/1939
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:42:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:27:03:00 / 01:27:45:00
    Canister:
    39/46

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