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  • Short Summary

    Footage of bicycle and running race in progress, Walsall, West Midlands.

  • Description

    Walsall, West Midlands.

    Full titles read: "LEGS V WHEELS - Cyclists beat Harriers over stiff 7 mile course in annual contest - time 38 min 4 secs."

    Group shots of the cyclists and runners lined up at the start of the race, some of the runners look very cold in their shorts and T-shirts. L/S's of the numerous runners racing past in large country field.

    L/S of runners followed by riders on bicycles in hot pursuit. M/S of rider lifting bike over fence before climbing back onto it. Various other shots of the race in progress.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    808.04
    Media URN:
    19530
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    31/10/1929
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:23:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:04:43:00 / 01:06:06:00
    Canister:
    G 1655

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