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    White City Stadium, London.

    LS. Athletes competing during the British Games at White City, London. SV. Starter firing pistol. LV. Pan, start of 220 yards race. Athlete MacDonald Bailey lying fourth, he starts running, passes third man, second man, overtakes first man and takes lead. Front view, MacDonald Bailey wins the race. CU. MacDonald Bailey. SV. Crowd applauding. SV. Competitors lined up for one mile race with Roger Bannister at far end. CU. Starter firing pistol. SV. Start of the race. SV. Pan, contestant No 2, Harting of Holland, in the lead, with Bannister in second place. CU. Pan, Harting in lead, closely followed by Bannister. CU. Pan, Bannister racing at speed. LV. Towards and pan, Bannister in lead. Front view, Bannister wins the race. SV. Crowd applauding. CU. Bannister smiling.

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    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    17/05/1951
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    47456
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    1453.06
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:20:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:32:45:00 / 01:34:05:00
    Canister:
    51/40
    Sort Number:
    51/040
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    Sport & Leisure
  • Stills

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

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