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  • Short Summary

    We see H.B.S. Rhodes crossing the finish line to win the London to Brighton Walk.

  • Description

    Item title reads - In 9 hrs. 16 mins. 23 secs. H.B.S. Rhodes wins Stock Exchange London to Brighton Walk, repeating his victory of last year.

    L/S of men running out of the way as the walkers come through. There are various people riding bicycles alongside them. We see Rhodes walking along and people applauding him. He walks through the finish line and a policeman congratulates him and points at the camera. C/U of Rhodes out of breath.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    232.32
    Media URN:
    22240
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    05/05/1921
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:51:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:53:06:00 / 01:53:57:00
    Canister:
    G 769

Comments (1)

  1. spelham says

    This man was my Great Grandfather.
    HBS stands for Harold Bartlett Spencer (Rhodes).
    Born: 12th November 1880 Died: 18th May 1939 (age 58).

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