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    Cambridge, Cambridgeshire.

    Title: "THRILLS & SPILLS at inaugural meeting of new Racecourse at Cottenham".

    L/S of a part of a racecourse - race horses are led past crowds of spectators. L/S, looking over the heads of a crowd of spectators, of jockeys milling about on their racehorses.

    L/S of the start of a race. L/S of a dozen or so horses jumping over a fence, one horse takes a fall, the rider limps off the course as the animal continues the race without him. Various shots of a group of horses coming over different fences. L/S of the horses racing past a crowd of cheering spectators standing behind a barrier.

    High angled shot of a jockey climbing off his horse, his trainer and stable-hands come into shot to check the horse and congratulate the jockey.

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    British Pathé
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    Available on request
    Film ID:
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:10:03:00 / 01:11:26:00
    G 1140
    Sort Number:
    G 1140
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    0:01 0:02 0:03 0:04

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