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  • Short Summary

    Tommy Green wins the Manchester to Blackpool walking race - for the 4th year in a row.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Lancashire. For the fourth year in succession! Tommy Green - 'the evergreen' Olympic Champion - wins Manchester to Blackpool Walk, equalling Payne's wonderful record 20 year's ago!"

    Manchester to Blackpool, Lancashire.

    Speed walker Tommy Green races along road. Walking with him is a man who may be his coach. A the camera follows him Blackpool tower comes into view.

    A large crowd look on as Tommy walks to the finishing line.

    He is congratulated by various dignitaries and is presented with a cup.

    Sound Track Missing.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    683.31
    Media URN:
    5163
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    06/10/1932
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:43:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:42:33:00 / 01:43:16:00
    Canister:
    32/80

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