• Short Summary

    Captain Boyd-Rochfort trains King's racing horses.

  • Description

    Newmarket, Suffolk.

    Pictures taken at the stables of Captain Boyd-Rochfort, trainer of the King's horses. Shot of horses being led out for morning exercise by James Barnett. Several shots, some C/U of famous racing horses - Rising Light, Fair Glint, Kingstone, Hycilla, Battle Hymn and Persian Gulf. Various shots of the horses at exercises. Horses running across field with stable boys up. Captain Boyd-Rochfort on horseback looking on. Horses returning to stables. Jockey D. Smith sits on bike and rides off. Various shots of stables - men working, cleaning, feeding horses etc. Captain Boyd-Rochfort checks the food. Shot of the Kings racing colours. Blacksmith leads out Fair Gint to check horseshoes. Several shots of horses leaving stables for exercise.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1384.03
    Media URN:
    45258
    Group:
    New pictorials
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    29/10/1945
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:52:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:04:30:00 / 01:07:22:00
    Canister:
    NP 59

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