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    Item title reads - Road Walking Championship. A. E. PLUMB (North London Harriers) retains his title - covering the 20 miles in 2 hours, 47 minutes, 17 1/5 seconds - a world's amateur record. Derby, Derbyshire.

    L/S of the men lined up in the town centre ready to start the race. They all set off and walk briskly up the road. M/S of them on a country road, cars follow them. M/S as a man has a drink as he walks along. M/S as mounted police clear crowds to make way for A. E. Plumb as he nears the finish line. A garland of laurel leaves is put around his neck. M/S of him surrounded by supporters.

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    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    12/05/1930
    Sound:
    Silent
    Media URN:
    19055
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    830.09
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:09:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:11:44:00 / 01:12:53:00
    Canister:
    G 1710
    Sort Number:
    G 1710
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    Categories
    Sport & Leisure
  • Stills

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

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