• Short Summary

    Annual blessing of the horses at Tattenham Corner. Epsom, Surrey.

  • Description

    Horseman's Sunday. Epsom, Surrey.

    CU Man carrying "Brown Velvet" a one week old donkey. He places donkey down alongside a 7 year old shire horse at Tattenham Corner, Epsom. SV Pan horse-drawn carriage with Pearly King. CU Pan another carriage, pan down to show Dalmatian tied to wheel axles, walking along with carriage. SV Line of horses. GV The Reverend Cannon Bird giving blessing. CU Man on horse during service.

    GV Cannon Bird giving blessings. LV Showing long line of horses during service. SV Field Marshal Sir Gerald Templar, President of British Horse Society, reading the lesson. SV People on horses. SV Pan horses being led along to receive rosettes. SV Gerald Templar giving out rosette. GV Horses, pan down to young girl pulling donkey. SV Young boy wearing bowler hat, on pony. Another young boy wearing bowler, riding pony, comes into picture.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2227.13
    Media URN:
    57467
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    18/09/1969
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:44:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:10:59:00 / 01:11:43:00
    Canister:
    69/76

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