• Short Summary

    Preparation at Aintree for the Grand National.

  • Description

    Aintree.

    LV. Grand National fence being prepared as Mrs Topham looks on. Several shots of the men working on the fence, pushing leaves and branches in. Newsreel cameramen spreading out and preparing their cameras for the race. SCU. Jack Gemmel prepares his camera. Several shots of the Jockeys being weighed. Various shots - highlights of the last year's race showing how exciting it was. Voiceover concludes - Whatever this year holds in store, only your cinema will bring it to you.

    (Dupe Neg.) (All library material)

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    637.04
    Media URN:
    32616
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    04/03/1957
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:31:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:06:43:00 / 01:08:14:00
    Canister:
    57/19

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