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  • Short Summary

    Horse fair in Greater London, popular since days of Samuel Pepys.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Barnet Fair. Popular in Pepys' day - still going strong".

    Barnet, Greater London.

    L/S of crowded field with marquees on. M/S of men herding a crowd of barebacked horses. Various M/Ss of a crowd watching men holding horses by their tethers, other men wave flags and sheets at horses as if to frighten them, looks cruel.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    632.24
    Media URN:
    26153
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    06/09/1926
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:48:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:36:53:00 / 01:37:41:00
    Canister:
    G 1326

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