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    Holiday horse racing in Ireland.

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    Eire, Southern Ireland, Republic of Ireland.

    Title: "Big Holiday Crowd enjoy an excellent day's racing at Fairyhouse".

    Various high angled shot of jockeys on horses being lead past a crowd of spectators onto the race course. Various shots of horses and jockeys being lead through a white gate onto the course. L/S of a pack of racehorses as they zoom around the course, jumping over fences. Panning L/S of respectable looking men and women watching the race from a spectator stand.

    Intertitle: "Amber Wave wins Irish Grand National".

    L/S of horses racing past crowds standing behind a barrier, heading down the final furlong. M/S of Amber Wave being lead past the camera, the jockey (John O'Brien) still sitting on the horses back and the trainer holding its reigns, a crowd of well-wishers follow them. L/S of jockeys riding their horses back to the stables followed by a crowd of spectators on foot.

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    Film ID:
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    Pathe newsreels
    British Pathé
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    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:39:37:00 / 01:41:47:00
    G 1284

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