• Short Summary

    Supreme Court wins the Festival Stakes horse race at Ascot.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Ascot. Festival Stakes".

    Ascot, Berkshire. Supreme Court wins the Festival Stakes horse race.

    GV Ascot course and grandstands. Top view crowds. SV Pan arrival of Winston Churchill. SV Pan arrival Queen Elizabeth (later Queen Mother) and Princess Elizabeth (later Queen Elizabeth II) walking past crowds. LV Jockey indicator board. GV Horses parading down course. SV Mr Churchill's 'Colonist II' parading. SV 'Tantieme' parading. SV 'Arctic Prince' parading. SV Tic-tac man. Top view massed crowds round bookies. LV Horses moving up to starting gate. SV People looking through glasses. LV Start of race and pan to back view. CU Man looking through glasses. LV Horses coming round bend. 'Colonist II' almost in lead is overtaken by 'Supreme Court' and 'Zucchero'. SV Pan 'Supreme Court'. Charlie Elliott up, and 'Zucchero', Lester Piggott up, racing together with 'Supreme Court' just in lead. They pass post. SV Crowd and sign 'First'. SV Winner being led in. CU Mrs Lilley - owner of the winner. SV Jockey Elliott dismounts.

    (Orig.Neg.) Selected Originals exist for this item - see other records.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1465.25
    Media URN:
    47811
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    23/07/1951
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:58:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:46:23:00 / 01:48:21:00
    Canister:
    51/59

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