• Short Summary

    An item showing a monument put up to a horse who survived a 25 foot fall into a pit and went on to win a horse race under the name 'Beware Chalkpit.' Farley, Hampshire.

  • Description

    Horse monument.

    Farley, Hampshire.

    L/S of a pointed monument commemorating a horse which fell into a 25 foot pit whilst hunting, survived and later went on to win a horse race under name of 'Beware Chalkpit.' Various shots of the monument which has a very pointed roof and various arched doorways around the sides.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1246.20
    Media URN:
    42136
    Group:
    New sound pictorials
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    11/11/1937
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:14:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:28:07:00 / 01:28:21:00
    Canister:
    NSP 85

Comments (1)

  1. jamied says

    The monument is situated on Farley Mount.

    "Beware Chalkpit" in text and tags should read Beware Chalk Pit.

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