• Short Summary

    Masses of pigeons are released for a race from Battersea Festival Park.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Festival Pigeon Race".

    Battersea Park, London.

    LV Men looking at caged racing pigeons in Festival Gardens. CU London label on basket. SV Man pouring water for pigeons. CU Pigeon in basket. GV Pleasure Gardens. LV People waiting for race to start. CU race judge breaking seals on baskets. CU Pigeons in basket. CU Starter blowing whistle. LV Start of race. CU pigeon fancier looking up. LV Pigeons flying over gardens.

    (Orig.Neg.)

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1471.03
    Media URN:
    47996
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    23/08/1951
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:49:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:03:10:00 / 01:03:59:00
    Canister:
    51/68

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