• Short Summary

    Coverage of famous horse race - won by 'Team Spirit".

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Aintree. Grand National". Shown in techniscope - wide screen.

    Aintree Race Course, Liverpool, Merseyside.

    Various shots of people in stands to watch the National Horse Race. Various shots of bookies / book makers.

    Horses move around in the parade ring. Horses seen include 'Flying Wild', 'Peacetown', 'Team Spirit', 'Kilmore' and 'Purple Silk'. Jockeys seen include J Kenneally and Fred Winter.

    VS of horses walking down to the start.

    VS of the Grand National 1964. 'Peacetown' is leading but is beaten by by 'Team Spirit'.

    VS of 'Team Spirit' being led in to Winner's Enclosure. Jockey G Robinson is applauded and trainer Fulke Walwyn pats the horse.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1751.11
    Media URN:
    54242
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    26/03/1964
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:08:24:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:18:55:00 / 01:27:19:00
    Canister:
    64/26

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