The Grand National 1930 1930

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Item title reads - The Grand National 1930. Aintree race course, Merseyside.

Intertitle - 'The course is 4 miles 836 yards and 30 obstacles have to be negotiated.' Various shots as the horses are led along before the race. They line up and start, various shots as they race around the course....

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Cataloguer:
Emma
Stock:
Black & White
Sound:
Silent
Media URN:
18928
Sort Number:
G 1698
Time in/Out:
01:30:26:00 / 01:37:15:00
Canister:
G 1698
Film ID:
822.18
Issue Date:
31/03/1930

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