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  • Short Summary

    Display of horsemanship by Equitation School for the Royal Tournament.

  • Description

    Weedon, Lancashire (?).

    Title: "BRILLIANT HORSEMANSHIP for the Royal Tournament by the Equitation School".

    Panning shot along a row of men in military uniforms on horseback. All at once, they lift saddles they hold in their hands into the air. M/S of four of the horsemen jumping over a fence, the riders still hold their saddles in one hand. Various M/Ss of horses jumping over a row of fences leaning against a stable (like an equestrian version of hurdles). Panning shot follows horses as they ride into a ditch and over a ramp the other side. M/S of horses being ridden, very tentatively, down an extremely steep ramp.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    500.11
    Media URN:
    21836
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    07/06/1926
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:33:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:18:38:00 / 01:20:11:00
    Canister:
    G 1300

Comments (3)

  1. Stephen Hughes says

    As reported earlier, The Army School of Equitation was in Weedon Bec, NORTHAMPTONSHIRE. Why is "Lancashire?" still showing in the description?

  2. Newlands says

    Yes please change this to Weedon Northants, my dad got his Silver spurs there at the Army school of Equitation in the 1930\'s.

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