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    The final days of London's Olympic Games feature weightlifting at Earl's court, cycling at Herne Hill, including the 2000-metre tandem finals, field hockey finals between Great Britain and India at Wembley, and equestrian three-day tests at Aldershot

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    SLATE INFORMATION: Closing Days of the Olympic Games

    ENGLAND: London: Various:
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    BICYCLES AND BICYCLE RACING Reg Harris and Alex Bannister win the 2000 Meter Tandem final at Herne Hill Track in the Olympic Games 1948

    EQUESTRIAN Equestrian 3-day tests at Aldershot watched by Prince Bernhard in the 1948 Olympic Games

    REG HARRIS Riding with Alex Bannister wins the 2,000 metre Tandem final at Herne Hill in the Olympic Games of 1948

    HERNE HILL Reg Harris and Alex Bannister wins the 2000 metres Tandem final at Herne Hall in the Olympic Games of 1948

    HOCKEY India defeats Gt. Britain in Olympic Games Hockey final in 1948 Olympiad

    HORSES Equestrian 3-day tests in the Olympic games of 1948 at Aldershot

    OLYMPIC GAMES Games continue - Weight-lifting. Cycling at Herne Hill, Hockey -India V Gt. Britain. 3 days equestrian tests at Aldershot

    OLYMPIC GAMES Olympic Games - 11th Day 11-8-48

    WEIGHT-LIFTING Olympic weight-lifting. Very good shots of men lifting weights including Stanczyk who becomes Olympic champion. shots of Roe of Gt. Britain lifting.

    Sport; Athletics

    Militaire, Horse Trials, and Combined Training, athletes, equestrianism,
    cyclist, weightlifter
    Background: The final days of London's Olympic Games feature weightlifting at Earl's court, cycling at Herne Hill, including the 2000-metre tandem finals, field hockey finals between Great Britain and India at Wembley, and equestrian three-day tests at Aldershot

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    Film ID:
    VLVABEBQ0DJLVCVG8JA31B7RY0XJ4
    Media URN:
    VLVABEBQ0DJLVCVG8JA31B7RY0XJ4
    Group:
    Reuters - Gaumont British Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    16/08/1948
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:04:02:00
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    Canister:
    N/A

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