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  • Short Summary

    Hunting - the beagles are out for the Quorn Hunt.

  • Description

    Item title reads: " "Hounds Hard & Horses Healthy" - Prince of Wales at opening meet of the famous Quorn Hunt."

    Kirby Gate, England, and France

    M/S hunt beagles in a pack, in a country lane. There are some riders on horseback in full hunt dress, trotting along a country lane where there are lines of cars parked.
    Intertitle reads: "His Royal Highness the Prince of Wales, than whom there is no keener huntsman, often rides here"
    "In France "the blessing of the hounds" opens the Hunting Season."
    High angle shot of a pack of beagles in a yard. A priest gives a blessing to the hunt, and a huge hunting horn is blown.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    706.15
    Media URN:
    33507
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    10/11/1927
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:07:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:19:51:00 / 01:21:58:00
    Canister:
    G 1449

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