• Short Summary

    Video Roll Title: The Grand National - 1931 at Aintree
    Good shots of crowds and activity before race and of the race itself including many jumps and falls.

  • Description

    ENGLAND: Liverpool: Aintree:

    Steam train arriving at station / Passengers getting off train / Steam train in station issuing smoke / Crowds arriving at race course / Tic Tac Men (tipsters / bookies / tote men) at race, two standing before banner, shouting to crowd / Ras Prince Monolulu in characteristic garb talking to crowd / Crowd, including many men in flat caps and overcoats along road outside race course / Crowd milling around stalls / Gypsy woman selling lucky heather / Crowd along street, trams under bridge / Travelling shot from trams of crowds along pavement / Crowds along street / More of trams

    Horses and jockeys gathering at start of race, building with lettering 'Daily Mail' in background / Horses towards start line / Horses and riders lined up at start of race / Beginning of race, and horses away past crowd / Bookmakers' lists of horses and odds for betting / Horses over jump / Horse down, group attending to injured / Horses over another hedge / Riders down from horses, one hurt / Horse down, but gets up / Remaining horses and riders over hedge / Horses and riders walking round course / Horses and riders passing bay those walking / Riders over jump / Leaders in race / Riders over jump and past camera / More horses fall at jump / Riders and horses towards and over jump / Horses and riders away, crowd in foreground / Horses along and over hedge, one refusal / More jumps, falls and refusals around course / Horse struggles to get up, seems to have injured leg
    Background: Video Roll Title: The Grand National - 1931 at Aintree
    Good shots of crowds and activity before race and of the race itself including many jumps and falls.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVAAJEMZ7HYVBZLSFK0K0FXSDWF5
    Media URN:
    VLVAAJEMZ7HYVBZLSFK0K0FXSDWF5
    Group:
    Reuters - Gaumont Graphic Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    01/01/1931
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:05:30:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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