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  • Short Summary

    Walking race from Barking to Southend won by W. J. Walker, Essex.

  • Description

    Essex.

    Full titles read: "W. J. Walker of A Div. beats 202 other Policemen in Barking to Southend Walk."

    L/S of the walking race for policemen starting. The competitors frantically begin the walk, they are watch by large crowds lining the street. L/S of the competitors walking down country road. A couple of people on bicycles follow them.

    M/S of competitors, a short podgy man in stripy top strides along confidently he is smiling and laughing. L/S, M/S of competitor on his own, a man sprays him with water. C/U of the winner W. J. Walker at the end of race.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    266.28
    Media URN:
    23459
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    18/05/1922
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:11:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:34:56:00 / 01:36:07:00
    Canister:
    G 877

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