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  • Short Summary

    Iris Rickaby on 'Bogus' wins the horse race for the 'Town Plate' at Newmarket - competing against male and female jockeys.

  • Description

    Full titles read: "263rd Race for Town Plate - Miss Iris Rickaby on "Bogus" wins historic race... the only one in which women jockeys can compete with men... for second time!"

    Newmarket, Suffolk.

    Various shots of women on horses before the race, including Iris Rickaby with 'Bogus'. The horses and jockeys make their way to the starting line, and start off in the race. High angle L/S of the winner, Iris Rickaby, riding her horse towards the winner's enclosure. Iris is handed her trophy cup by another lady as a crowd of people watch and clap.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    746.23
    Media URN:
    35156
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    15/10/1928
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:28:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:34:12:00 / 01:35:40:00
    Canister:
    G 1546

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