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    Aintree Liverpool, England: GV Crowded stands & course. SV Case containing Grand National cups. CU Ditto. GTV Crowded stands on course. STV Crowds around bookies. SV Jockey board. GV Horses past stands & crowd. SV Types onlook. GV Horses milling around at start. SV Ditto. CU Types in crowd. LV Horses uplined at start. GV Tapes up - start of race pan to BV. GV Pan Horses over No. 1. falls pan on to horses over No. 2. & riders out & jump across jump, falls. SV People. GV Pan Horses over No. 5. Gay Monarch II fell. GV Pan Over Beechers, to slow motion. BV Remote control shot Horses over camera at Beechers. LV Pan Horses over No. 7. GV Approach canal turn & over same. Nearer V Ditto as jockey comes off Statesman. Ground shot towards & over camera at Valentines. GV Horses jump Valentines. SV Horses over No. 12, Border Luck falls. Pan shot Between jump 12 & 13 - No. 6. Coneyburrow & Punchestown Star next. LV Horses over No. 13., & Legal Joy falls. STV Horses over No. 15. BIG TV Horses towards & over water jump. STV Horses over water jump, Coneyburrow slides along & then regains control. CU Excited girls. Pan shot Horses around bend for 2nd time round. LV Horses over jump 19. GV Horses towards & over Beechers. Remote control shot Horses over Beechers. Pan shot Horses over No. 23, Prince of Arragon fell out of picture. GV Horses towards & over canal turn. Nearer V Ditto. GV Horses over Valentines. Slow motion shot Ditto. TV Horses over No. 27, Royal Stuart & Coneyburrow falls over fence & into ditch, (he was later shot) Cut-in shot Type looking thru binocs. Pan shot Between jumps 28 & 29 - Churchtown in lead bunched with Royal Tan & Tudor Line. SV Horses over No. 29. TV Horses over No. 30., one rider across fence, Tudor Line. SV Crowd in stand look thru binocs. GTV Horses into finishing straight, SV Horses past post, 1st Royal Tan, Brian Marshall up, 2nd Tudor Line with G. Slack, up. SV Women cheer. GTV Leading in winner thru mass crowd. FV Ditto - Owner, Mr. J.H. Griffin, pulling Royal Tan towards - hors
    e stops dead & refuses to move, he then moves on. BV Royal Tan into unsaddling enclosure - rider gets out. SV Owner Griffin around Royal Tan. CU Brian Marshall weighing in after race. SV Owner, & wife, Mr. & Mrs. Griffin with Royal Tank. CU Ditto.



    Sport; Horseracing; Great Britain




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    G.B. UNIVERSAL, PATHE, MOVIETONE, HAWKINS, FARMER, READ, GEMMELL, DUDLEY.
    Aintree

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    Film ID:
    VLVABDW8YWZIJLEJ8MUJKN0760Z9K
    Media URN:
    VLVABDW8YWZIJLEJ8MUJKN0760Z9K
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    27/03/1954
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    MXF
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:06:02:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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