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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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    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. gbrocklebank@gmail.com says

    The army school of equitation was at Weedon in NORTHAMPTONSHIRE

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  2. Stephen Hughes says

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

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  3. 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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