• Short Summary

    Demonstration of medieval jousting at the Wembley Round Table Horse Show.

  • Description

    Barham Park, Wembley, Middlesex.

    Wembley Round Table Horse Show. M/Ss of horses being dressed in strange garb for a medieval jousting demonstration. Various shots of members of the Round Table dressed as "knights of old" and of the audience who are gathered to watch the jousting tournament. Narrator tells the history of jousting over shots of the demonstration. Two knights have a little scrap.

    Named "knights" are film stuntman Peter Munt and Peter Anderson of the Stanmore and District Riding Club.

    Note: programme for the show on file.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    93.09
    Media URN:
    2489
    Group:
    Colour pictorials
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    27/07/1959
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:01:31:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:19:23:00 / 01:20:54:00
    Canister:
    CP 239

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