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  • Short Summary

    Horse racing at Goodwood, the Royal Family attends.

  • Description

    Sussex.

    Title reads: "Glorious Goodwood. Fashionable crowds see Britain's best thoroughbreds compete at the prettiest race meeting in the world".

    L/S of race course, looking down from top of a hill. Lots of people sit on side of hill. Various L/Ss of crowds flocking over the course. L/S of horses being led around a small arena. Various shots of King George V coming out of conservatory of large building. M/S of King talking to two young men - one looks like Prince Henry, Duke of Gloucester. More L/Ss of crowd scenes.

    L/S of jockeys riding their horses onto the race track. Panning L/S of grand stand. M/S of horses racing past camera. L/S of the Royal Box. L/S of people in stands. L/S of horses racing around the track. L/S of crowds coming onto track at end of race.

    Note: according to issue sheet a green tinted nitrate print of this item exists.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    540.17
    Media URN:
    25950
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    29/07/1926
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:06:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:39:10:00 / 01:41:16:00
    Canister:
    G 1315

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