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    Windsor, England: SV Princess Margaret shaking hands with Jim Peters. GV Princess Margaret inspecting runners. Pan V Princess Margaret fires gun to start marathon race pan to runners away. TV Runners moving through main road. TV Pan Ditto.



    ENGLAND: PRINCESS MARGARET STARTS MARATHON. Windsor:- 198 runners compete in 26-mile race to Chiswick. Chiswick:- Chataway & Pirie star in races at Polytechnic meeting. Chiswick, England GV Polytechnic Stadium at Chiswick. LV Kinnard trophy. CU Pan Johnson dashes away followed by Pirie in 880-yards race. LV Finish of race won by Johnson, 2nd Pirie. SCU Johnson. Pan V Chris Chataway puts on spurt to pass leader & goes on to win in 3-mile race. SV Chataway winning. SCU Chataway. LV Winner of Marathon, Bill McMinnis entering grounds of stadium. SV McMinnis onto track. SV Crowd. CU McMinnis on last lap. LV McMinnis crossing tape. SCU McMinnis congratulated by Jim Peters.




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    Film ID:
    VLVA3VOHY16SIDRQ5K3UBHECHUE36
    Media URN:
    VLVA3VOHY16SIDRQ5K3UBHECHUE36
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    18/06/1955
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    MXF
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:20:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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