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  • Short Summary

    Herbert Banks wins meat porters' "Derby" which involves carrying a 171 pound side of beef around Smithfield market. London.

  • Description

    Item title reads - Meat porters' "Derby." Half mile race round Smithfield Market each carrying a side of beef weighing 171 pounds, won by Herbert Banks. London.

    M/S as the camera pans across men carrying the joints of beef, people crowd around them. M/S as the race begins and they run along through the crowd. M/S as Herbert Banks is held up by colleagues after the race, he waves.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    818.29
    Media URN:
    18872
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    03/03/1930
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:40:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:58:25:00 / 01:59:05:00
    Canister:
    G 1690

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