• Short Summary

    British athletes take top prizes at athletics events from London's White City stadium.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "British Games At White City".

    White City Stadium, London. Britons take top prizes at athletics event.

    MV Start of 880 yards Arthur Wint strides ahead from Chambers (USA). MV Wint 5 running easily, 7 second. MV Crowd. MV Wint winning comfortably.

    CU Starter firing pistol. SV Pan E MacDonald Bailey cuts past field and takes lead. SV MacDonald Bailey finishing. CU Wint and MacDonald Bailey shake hands.

    SV Fuchs (USA) preparing to put weight. MV He throws and the ball lands

    MV Start of 1 mile. MV Pan Len Eyre 3 leads Nankerville. SV Crowd. MV Nankerville bursts past Eyre. Follow pan Nankerville crossing line. CU Nankerville.

    (Rota Lav.) (Orig. D.)

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1469.25
    Media URN:
    47935
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    16/08/1951
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:37:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:25:40:00 / 01:27:17:00
    Canister:
    51/66

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