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    Berkshire.

    Title: "ROYAL ASCOT. Welcome return of the sun makes this year's meeting a glowing picture of colour and beauty unsurpassed in the World".

    Panning shot of a carriage drawn by six white horses trotting along the race track before entering an enclosure. The carriage is escorted by four men on horseback, presumably it is carrying King George V and Queen Mary into the Royal enclosure. Panning shot of packed spectator stands. Various L/Ss of the Royal party watching the races from a balcony, Queen Mary is seen looking through a pair of binoculars.

    L/S of horses racing past the crowd. L/S of the Royal balcony. L/S of crowds moving out of the spectators' enclosure and onto the track. M/S of very posh looking men and women walking onto the track. M/S of a group of wealthy race-goers mingling on the track.

    Cuts exist - please see separate records for details.

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    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    17/06/1926
    Sound:
    Silent
    Media URN:
    25816
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    502.18
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:13:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:37:10:00 / 01:38:23:00
    Canister:
    G 1303
    Sort Number:
    G 1303
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    Sport & Leisure Historical Figures & Celebrities
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    Royal Ascot Debutantes Millionaires
  • Stills

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

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