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  • Short Summary

    The famous Percy Hounds gather in the centre of Alnwick before the start of their fox hunt.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Alnwick. First Meet Of The Year of the famous Percy Hounds attracts big field as always".

    Alnwick, Northumberland.

    Top shot of gathering at the start of the fox hunt. The stirrup cup is handed around as the hounds run amongst the horses. A small crowd has gathered to watch the start of the hunt. Lots of children pet the dogs. VS as the horses and hounds move off along the streets of Alnwick. Cars follow on behind the horses.

    N.B. Item found in Unidentified Gazettes reel. Not clear if this is 1932 or 1933.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2737.22
    Media URN:
    80601
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1930 - 1939
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:40:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:29:07:00 / 01:30:47:00
    Canister:
    UNI GAZ ROLL 37

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