• Short Summary

    J. Merriman wins muddy senior race in Southern Cross Country Championships. London.

  • Description

    Item title reads - 500 have muddy run.

    London.

    L/S runners setting off on the start of the senior race in the Southern Cross Country Championships. M/S of runners going past camera. M/S as they run through ditch. C/U policeman and another man. Camera pans with Gordon Pirie. M/S of runners going through muddy stream. One of the runners falls, wipes mud from his face and continues running past camera. Various shots of M. Tulloh of the Portsmouth A.C., and Frank Sandow who finished second. M/S competitors running through the stream. M/S runners going over the brow of a hill. C/U man watching. Various shots of J. Merriman of Watford Harriers coming past camera to win. C/U Merriman being congratulated by officials. C/U of him after the race.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1666.13
    Media URN:
    52376
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    18/02/1960
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:46:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:19:03:00 / 01:19:49:00
    Canister:
    60/15

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