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  • Short Summary

    The new spectator stand at Epsom race course is seen under construction.

  • Description

    Epsom, Surrey.

    The building on a new spectator stand at Epsom race course. Item has no title and is not edited in chronological order, looks like cuts / out takes.

    Various shaky panning shots of country side and construction work taken from the top of the half-built stand. Point of view shot of the half constructed stand from a workman's lift as it descends. L/S of the new stand covered in scaffolding, it has been built next to an existing building. L/S, of the stand taken from the top of it, tilt down to show all the levels of seating. Shaking panning shot from the top of the new stand of the seating and the race course. Low angled shot of men working on the scaffolding.

    Panning shot of men working underneath the stand. Various low angled shots of men working on the scaffolding. Various shots, taken from the top of the stand, of men working on the scaffolding. More shots of the lower terraces and race courses taken from the top of the stands. More shots of men working on the scaffolding. Various L/Ss of the new, half-built stand. Various L/Ss of cranes on the new stand construction site. Panning L/S of the new stand. More shots of men on scaffolding and more L/Ss of the stand.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    486.09
    Media URN:
    25651
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    05/04/1926
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:06:24:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:14:30:00 / 01:20:54:00
    Canister:
    G 1282

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