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  • Short Summary

    "Fairway", ridden by Tommy Weston, wins the St. Leger at Doncaster. South Yorkshire.

  • Description

    Item title reads - Lord Derby's fourth St. Leger. To the accompaniment of great Yorkshire roar - "Fairway" - magnificently ridden by Tommy Weston - wins season's last classic from 'Palais Royal" and "Cyclone". Doncaster, South Yorkshire.

    L/S of huge crowds at the race course, M/S of the board showing the odds. M/S's as horses are ridden out onto the course. L/S of them at the starting line, they race off. L/S of crowds watching as they race past. M/S of the camera following the leaders. M/S as "Fairway" is led into the winner's enclosure, Tommy Weston dismounts.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    742.37
    Media URN:
    35090
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    13/09/1928
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:49:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:47:31:00 / 01:49:20:00
    Canister:
    G 1537

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