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    Ascot, Berkshire.

    Long panning shot of very grand building with columns. High angled L/S of people in very posh clothes coming down the red carpeted stairs of a garden terrace. Various L/Ss of the Royal Enclosure at the Ascot race course, gentlemen in top hats and women in long dresses mill about underneath awnings and marquees.

    L/S of two riders on white horses escorting a Royal carriage (probably containing Queen Mary and King George V). L/S of the Royal carriage driving along the race course past crowds on spectators in the stands. Good L/S of the racecourse stands. C/U of a balcony on one of the stands, three men in top hats talking to Queen Mary. L/S of a race in progress. C/U of some of the Royal party watching from the balcony.

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    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    17/06/1920
    Sound:
    Silent
    Media URN:
    21544
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    212.19
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:42:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:24:41:00 / 01:26:23:00
    Canister:
    G 677
    Sort Number:
    G 0677
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    Sport & Leisure Historical Figures & Celebrities
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    Royal Ascot Gertrude Bell Debutantes
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    0:01 0:02 0:03 0:04

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