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  • Short Summary

    Good fairground scenes as people enjoy celebrations in County Durham.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Houghton Feast. Hundreds invade the Durham Town for the foot and horse racing".

    Houghton, Durham.

    VS of fairground with crowds of people enjoying themselves. MV of children on fairground carousel ride. VS of Waltzers type ride. VS bumper cars. Good scenes of various rides and attractions. People watch demonstration of basket making. Crowds bet on running races. Parades of soldiers and civilian organisations. Parade arrives at Church and people file in.

    N.B. Item found in Unidentified Gazettes reel.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2745.20
    Media URN:
    80844
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1930 - 1939
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:25:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:19:40:00 / 01:22:05:00
    Canister:
    UNI GAZ ROLL 38

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