• Short Summary

    Dogs and men race at the famous Grasmere Sports in the Lake District.

  • Description

    Grasmere, Cumbria.

    Various shots of sports events at Grasmere in the Lake District. Hound dogs race over the grass on a scent trail, men wrestle and the Guides Race, where "the hardy men of the mountains try to take Castle Crag by storm". The men run out of the sports ground, go up hills and over walls. Number 13, J W Conkey of Lorton, wins the race and is seen crossing the finishing line.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    977.26
    Media URN:
    17973
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    22/08/1938
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:46:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:23:12:00 / 01:23:58:00
    Canister:
    38/67

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