• Short Summary

    Summer Princess wins the Grand Met Horse Race at Epsom Race Course.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "'Good old Epsom once again!' 'Summer Princess' - one of the many outsiders of the Spring Meeting - wins 'the Great Met' - on the historic Downs - the Cockney's age-old racing carnival."

    Epsom, Surrey.

    Horses are lead down to the start of the race. Sights and sounds of book makers / bookies taking bets and calling odds. More shots of horses and bookies.

    The horses line up at the start. They're off.

    Various shots of horses racing around the course. Shots of the finish.

    The winner - Summer Princess - is brought in to the winner's enclosure.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    769.15
    Media URN:
    8208
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    23/04/1931
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:22:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:26:11:00 / 01:28:33:00
    Canister:
    31/33

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