• Short Summary

    England and Holland take part in athletics events. White City, London.

  • Description

    Unissued / Unused material.

    England and Netherlands (Holland) in floodlit athletics events. White City, London.

    Various shots 4 x 220 yards women's relay race in which England broke the world record. MS a series of false starts. LS men's 100 yards won by B Shenton of England. Various shots crowded stand.

    Various shots women's 880 yards won by Mrs Valerie Winn. Various shots women's 80 metre hurdles won by C Kalman of Holland.

    Various shots two miles race, which ends up with Gordon Pirie well out in front to break the British record. MS starter firing gun. Various shots of the one mile relay won by England (all natural sound).

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2781.13
    Media URN:
    81745
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1953
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:09:22:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:26:30:00 / 01:35:52:00
    Canister:
    UN 2558 E

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