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  • Short Summary

    Tommy Green wins the Manchester to Blackpool walking race - again!

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Manchester-Blackpool. For the Third Time! T W Green (Belgrave H) - wins Corporation Cup outright - in fine time of 7 hrs, 49 mins, 19 secs for the 50 miles."

    Manchester to Blackpool, Lancashire.

    Various shots of walkers competing in the annual speed walking race.

    Shots of Tommy Green from Belgrave Harriers walking along seafront (Blackpool tower in background). He is clapped as he approaches the finishing line.

    The crowd gathers round as Green is given the Corporation Cup. He kisses woman and bends down to kiss a child. Shots of man presenting trophy.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    869.25
    Media URN:
    12744
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    08/10/1931
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:58:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:38:23:00 / 01:39:21:00
    Canister:
    31/81

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