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    Selected originals (offcuts, selected scenes, out-takes, rashes) for the story "Sporting Britons - Athletic: Chataway and Green Break 3 Mile Record, Bannister Wins Mile" - 54/54.

    Note: The original story is missing but both film and paperwork indicate that this is a duplicate of the newsreel story - voiceover is missing, natural sound only.

    White City.

    SV start of three mile race, & SV, pan. SV low angle shot, runners. SV pan, coloured barefooted runner Maiyoro No 17 leading the field. SV pan, Chris Chataway No 8 followed by F Green No 12. SV Chataway followed by Green overhaul and pass Maiyoro but Maiyoro hangs on grimly. LV crowd. SV pan, Green leading Chataway up the finishing strait. SV both runners passing the post. SV crowd applauding. SV Lord Burghley presenting Challenge Cup to Green as Chataway watches.

    SV starter starting the one mile race. SV towards, start of race. SV pan, Roger Bannister wearing No 1 laying second. SV crowd. SV Bannister still laying second closing up on Milligan. SV pan, Bannister flashing past Milligan and racing ahead on his own. He passes post turns with outstretched hand to await rivals as they finish. They arrive and congratulate Bannister. SV crowd applauding. SV Bannister.

    (Neg.) (Orig. G.)

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  • Data

    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    Media URN:
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:08:46:00 / 01:10:35:00
    54/54 G (Selected Originals)
    Sort Number:
    54/054 G
  • Appears in...

    Sport & Leisure
    Chris Chataway
  • Stills

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

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