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  • Short Summary

    Many riders fall at the fences during the College Steeplechase.

  • Description

    Cottenham.

    Title: "Cambridge University Steeplechases. Hard riding and sporting undergraduates jockeys take many a toss".

    M/S of jockeys jumping racehorses over a fence, one horse refuses to jump. M/S of more horses jumping over another fence, one jockey tumbles and is dragged along by his horse, he is helped back on the saddle by a man in a trench coat. M/S of more horses jumping over a fence, one horse has no rider, two horses refuse to jump, one horse crawls rather than leaps over. M/S of a trainer leading his horse and jockey into an enclosure, a crowd of spectators begin to gather nearby.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    332.34
    Media URN:
    24271
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:20:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:59:09:00 / 02:00:29:00
    Canister:
    G 1064

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