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  • Short Summary

    Thousands of British servicemen attend the horse racing at the Curragh in Ireland.

  • Description

    Item title reads - Everybody Enjoying The Truce. Free form "War" restrictions, a huge crowd, which included thousands of British Troops, see race for Irish Oaks. The Curragh.

    Various shots of the crowd including lots of servicemen, some wave at the camera. There is a shot from behind the crowd as the horses race past them. L/S from another angle as the horses race up the track. There is another shot of the crowd chatting and watching.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    238.37
    Media URN:
    22391
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    25/07/1921
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:50:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:44:29:00 / 01:45:19:00
    Canister:
    G 792

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