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  • Short Summary

    Lord Beaverbrook's horse, 'Alacrity' wins the Great Metropolitan race at Epsom.

  • Description

    Full titles read: "Epsom Spring Meeting - Huge crowds... in glorious weather... see Lord Beaverbrook's "Alacrity" win thrilling race for the Great Metropolitan."

    Epsom, Surrey.

    Various shots show the horses and jockeys making their way to the starting line of the racecourse; crowds of people watch them walk by. L/S from behind the horses as they start off; several shots of the race. High angle L/S of the horses passing the finishing post.

    M/Ss of the winner, Lord Beaverbrook's 'Alacrity' walking towards the winner's enclosure after the race.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    728.25
    Media URN:
    34839
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    26/04/1928
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:08:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:36:39:00 / 01:38:47:00
    Canister:
    G 1497

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