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    EPSOM 1954 - THE DERBY: Won by 33-1 outsider "Never say die" ridden by Lester Piggot

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    DERBY. HORSE RACE. 1954 at Epsom...arrival of....H.M. Queen, Duke of Ed., Queen Mother, P. Margaret...greeted by Earl of Roseberry. Start of race...winner "Never Say Die" rider Lester Piggot Arabian Night 2nd, Darius 3rd, Elopement 4th....shot of Cup.

    EDINBURGH, Duke of With the Queen, driving along the course at the 175th race of the Derby.

    ELIZABETH, QUEEN. II With the D. of Ed. seen driving along the course at the 175th race for the Derby Stakes, at Epsom.

    ELIZABETH - The Queen Mother At Epsom for 1954 Derby with Royal Family.

    LONGDEN. JOHNNY. U.S. JOCKEY. At the 1954 Derby on Blue Sail.

    PIGGOTT LESTER (Boy Jockey) Riding "Never say Die" at the 175th Derby won at 33 to 1.

    ROSEBERRY LORD AND LADY. Welcoming the members of the Royal Family at the 175th Derby race.

    SNAITH. WILLIE (Jockey) Riding the Queen's horse "Landau", at the 1954 Derby.

    The race in progress, won by "Never say die"
    Trophy on display
    Trainer Joe Lawson congratulated
    "Never say die" paraded around winners enclosure

    Sport; Horseracing
    Background: EPSOM 1954 - THE DERBY: Won by 33-1 outsider "Never say die" ridden by Lester Piggot

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    Film ID:
    VLVA3OISDPPGPNFIWCCG0PORLEP6D
    Media URN:
    VLVA3OISDPPGPNFIWCCG0PORLEP6D
    Group:
    Reuters - Gaumont British Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    03/06/1954
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    MXF
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:04:33:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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