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    Punchestown races. Republic of Ireland / Eire.

    Horse Racing. GV field with horses and riders walking around field; hills & fields in BG. Then suddenly (a quick cut) all the horses running to the right. Shot of horses jumping over a hedge. An accident: one horse falls - the jockey jumps clear & rolls; then walks over to where the horse is still down; the horse is lying on his side and can't get up.

    Before anything more tragic happens; cuts to more footage of race - horses jumping over more hedges; galloping across the grass. Horses and People walking around after race. Then shot of huge crowd - group of 4 boys about age 12 walking away from cam. toward crowd; one boy turns and looks back.

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    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1918
    Sound:
    Mute
    Media URN:
    72566
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    1890.55
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:01:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:54:11:00 / 01:55:12:00
    Canister:
    ON 088 O
    Sort Number:
    ON 088 O
  • Appears in...

    Categories
    Sport & Leisure
    WorkSpaces
    Ireland between 1890-1920
  • Stills

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

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