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  • Short Summary

    A sports and equestrian display by Liverpool Police.

  • Description

    Moser, Liverpool, Merseyside.

    Title: "Liverpool Police Sports. Interesting items and unique equestrian feats".

    M/S of a tug of war match on a field behind rows of terrace houses. M/S of horses being ridden around in a circle, a crowd watches from the far side of the field. Various shots of a game of musical chairs; when the music stops the riders leap from the saddle to sit on a hay bale. Various shots of a troop of mounted policemen doing a formation riding display.

    Cuts / out takes start at 01:49:38. Various panning C/Us of policemen standing next to their horses. Various L/Ss of a cycle race taking place on the field. Some shots of a police brass band. Some shots of a running race. Otherwise, shots are same or similar to those in the edited part of the story.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    504.20
    Media URN:
    25845
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    24/06/1926
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:05:16:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:48:20:00 / 01:53:36:00
    Canister:
    G 1305

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