Most Thrilling Race Of The Year 1927

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    Item title reads: " Most Thrilling Race Of The Year. "Medal" & "Niantic" dead heat in great race for "The Cambridgeshire"."

    Newmarket, Suffolk

    Blurred shots of horses and jockeys as they are led out by handlers. The race starts. The camera follows the runners as they gallop around the course. L/S of runners, shot from the stand, with the crowd in the foreground.

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    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    27/10/1927
    Sound:
    Silent
    Media URN:
    33460
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    704.06
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:11:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:07:56:00 / 01:09:07:00
    Canister:
    G 1445
    Sort Number:
    G 1445
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