• Short Summary

    Horse racing for the City and Suburban trophy. Iron Duke wins at the last moment.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Epsom. Iron Duke Wins With Last Stride".

    Epsom, Surrey. Horse racing for the City and Suburban trophy.

    GV Race course. LV Elevated crowd. SV Pan 'Periscope' being led round paddock. SV Towards 'Roc du Diable' kicking out as it is walked round paddock. CU People in crowd. SV Horses being led onto course. SV Tic tac men. MV Elevated bookies / book makers. CU Tic-tac men. LV off pan to back view. CU Race fan with glasses. LV Pan as they approach Tattenham Corner. SV as they round Tattenham Corner. LV Pan horses racing down straight. No 1 'Tsaoko' leading. No 10 - 'Jacobite', races up and draws level closely challenged. by No 8 - 'Refund' and No 12 - 'Big Wig' pan with first two horses to back view. Third horse starts to cross towards rails. CU man with glasses. LV Elevated pan finish. 'Iron Duke' and 'Roc du Diable' racing neck and neck with a third horse. They start pulling away and race to post. Camera stops at post and rest of field pass through screen. SV Crowd. SV 'Roc du Diable' being led in. 'Rae' W Johnson dismounts saddle. SV Official placing photo finish in case. CU Photo finish of 'Iron Duke' and 'Roc du Diable'. CU 'Iron Duke' (Edgar Britt Up.)

    (Orig. Neg.)

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1466.01
    Media URN:
    47814
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    24/04/1950
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:55:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:00:13:00 / 01:02:08:00
    Canister:
    50/33

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