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  • Description

    Full title reads: "Percy Hounds. Opening Meet at Alnwick.".

    Alnwick, Northumberland.

    Fox hunters meet in town centre. Master of hunt drinks from stirrup cup. VS of children playing with fox hounds. VS of ladies (possibly including the Duchess of Northumberland) looking over horses. The hunt sets off through the streets. Dogs and horses trot through the town.

    VS of the hunt out in the countryside. MS of master of the hounds throwing the bloody remains of a dead fox to the hounds at the end of the hunt. VS of young boys crowding around. MS a young boy holds up the torn off head of the dead fox to the camera.

    N.B. Item found in Unidentified Gazettes reel.

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1930 - 1939
    Sound:
    Mute
    Media URN:
    80837
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    2745.13
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:06:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:12:55:00 / 01:14:01:00
    Canister:
    UNI GAZ ROLL 38
    Sort Number:
    UNI GAZ 038
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    Categories
    Sport & Leisure Lifestyle & Culture Entertainment & Humour
    WorkSpaces
    Fox Hunting
  • Stills

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

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