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  • Short Summary

    AAA Championships at Stamford Bridge, London.

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    Amateur Athletic Association Championships at, Stamford Bridge, London.

    Full titles read: "AAA CHAMPIONSHIPS - Track Laurels go to J.E. London... 100 yards. W. Beavers... 4 miles. Lord Burghley... 120yds hurdles."

    L/S's of athletes sprinting at speed in the 100 yards dash. Good C/U of the winner J. E London. Several shots of the 400 metres in progress, the large crowds can be seen in the stands in the background. C/U of the winner W. Beavers catching his breath. M/S's of the hurdles competition. C/U of Lord Burghley.

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    Film ID:
    794.33
    Media URN:
    35998
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    08/07/1929
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:22:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:49:16:00 / 01:50:38:00
    Canister:
    G 1622

Comments (2)

  1. jamied says

    "Good C/U of the winner J. E London" - that's Jack London.

    "W. Beavers" is Walter Beavers.

  2. jamied says

    The Championships took place on 5 and 6 July 1929.

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