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  • Short Summary

    King and Queen attend the Newmarket Derby.

  • Description

    Newmarket, Suffolk.

    Various shots of the fashionable crowd mingling around Newmarket before the Derby. King George VI, Queen Elizabeth (later the Queen Mother) and Princess Elizabeth (later Queen Elizabeth II) are seen in crowd. Closer shot of the royal family walking. Several shots of the horses and jockeys after the race. Jockey getting off and unsaddles the horse. This is the winner. People, including the King, gather around the horse and talk. Jockey Gordon Richards dismounts. More shots of the mass crowds, jockeys, horses etc. Horses being paraded along track before the race. Several shots of the race.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2147.17
    Media URN:
    63782
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:03:05:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:46:18:00 / 01:49:23:00
    Canister:
    UN 1215 D

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