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  • Short Summary

    Duncan McLeod Wright wins Country Harriers Classic, Newcastle, Tyne and Wear.

  • Description

    Morpeth to Newcastle, Tyne and Wear.

    Full titles read: "IT'S GETTING A HABIT WITH HIM ! - Duncan McLeod Wright of Glasgow sprints last hundred yards to win the north country harriers classic for fourth year in succession."

    Groups shots of the athletes lined up at the start of the race. L/S of crowds lining the route (it appears to be raining) as the numerous competitors run along the road. L/S of taken looking back from moving vehicle at the leading runners. A man on a motorcycle also follows them.

    Various shots of the athletes running through the wet countryside followed by several cars. L/S of Wright putting in his sprint finish to claim victory. Good M/S of Wright being congratulated by members of the crowd. C/U of Wright smiling.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    812.16
    Media URN:
    18744
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    28/01/1930
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:45:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:22:40:00 / 01:24:25:00
    Canister:
    G 1673

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