The Brighton Walk 1925

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    Item title reads - The Brighton Walk. W. P. Baker (Queen's Park H.) wins for second year in succession defeating P. Granville, Ontario, Canada, (who came solely to break the record) by over 12 minutes. London to Brighton.

    M/S as the walkers speed over a bridge, buses and trams drive past C/U of one man marching past the camera followed by others, a van with a sign saying 'Oxo' on top drives behind. M/S as Mr Baker walks past people who applaud him. M/S of another man walking along. M/S of Mr Baker sat on the shoulders' of his supporters after the race.

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    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    17/09/1925
    Sound:
    Silent
    Media URN:
    19801
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    420.23
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:03:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:47:25:00 / 01:48:28:00
    Canister:
    G 1225
    Sort Number:
    G 1225
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