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    Slate reading 'Horses for Helsinki'. Close up Great Britain's Olympic horses being led to aeroplane. First out of his box is Nobbler, then Foxhunter, watched by his rider Colonel Harry Llewellyn. Close up Foxhunter, and hay and provisions being loaded onto plane. Brief, nice wide shot of riders and horses posing by nose of aeroplane. Horses led onto plane, then pan from Llewellyn to Foxhunter being led up ramp. Members of the press recording the event, then Llewellyn feeding hay to Foxhunter.

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    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1952
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    101176
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    201206.177
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:00:55:00
    Time in/Out:
    10:11:58 / 10:12:53
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    Sort Number:
  • Appears in...

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    1952 Helsinki Olympics
  • Stills

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

Comments (1)

  1. jamied says

    The location here is Blackbushe Aiport.

    "horses being led to aeroplane" - the aircraft is an Avro York, Reg. No. G-AGJE.

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