The St. Leger 1926

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    Full title reads: "The St. Leger. Coronach, Lord Wollavington's odds-on favourite, despite being left at the start - wins easily in record time, and is first horse for 23 years to win the Derby and the Leger".

    Doncaster, South Yorkshire.

    L/S of large boards with names of horses on. Panning L/S of crowds at race course. L/S of the start of a horse race. L/S of race, large crowds watch from either side of the course. M/S of horses passing the camera. High angled shot of horses and jockeys riding through crowd at end of race. Panning shot follows one horse - Coronach. M/S of Coronach being lead into an enclosure. The jockey dismounts and sets about taking the saddle off. Several important looking men enter the enclosure while this takes place - including Lord Wollavington?

    Cuts exist - see separate record for details.

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    British Pathé
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    Black & White
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    01:00:35:00 / 01:02:22:00
    G 1327
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    G 1327
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