Aintree, Merseyside (formerly Lancashire).
Title: "The Grand National 1926".
Intertitle: "The WORLD'S GREATEST RACE. The Race for 'GRAND NATIONAL' - first run in 1837 - is 4 miles 836 yards over 30 obstacles and is worth £5000 to the winner".
Panning shot of horses with blankets...
Footage of the French Grand National, France.
Item excitedly announces Grand National in the next Gazettes issue.
Horse racing from the 1946 Grand National.
Preparing Aintree racecourse for the Grand National.
Uncut shots of Grand National - race and crowds - out-takes from 47/26.
Cuts for the 1949 Grand National at Aintree, Liverpool.
Horses jumping at the Grand National. Aintree, Liverpool. Merseyside.
Workmen spruce up Aintree race course in preparation for Grand National.