Southern Counties Cross Country & Cuts 1926

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Rye House (Sussex?).

Title: "Southern Counties Cross-Country. Championship - 321 runners - (a record) from 31 Clubs competed".

L/S of a large pack of runners coming down a grassy slope towards the camera. Panning L/S of the runners crossing a field, there is a small crowd of spectators...

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Cataloguer:
Amelia
Stock:
Black & White
Sound:
Silent
Media URN:
25600
Sort Number:
G 1272
Time in/Out:
01:11:56:00 / 01:17:04:00
Canister:
G 1272
Film ID:
456.06
Issue Date:
02/03/1926

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