• Short Summary

    "Russia" wins the Melbourne Cup horse race in Australia.

  • Description

    Item title reads - The Melbourne Cup.

    Australia.

    A large crowd watched "Russia" win the classic race. Various shots of the race in progress, with the camera panning round with the horses. "Russia" passes the winning post several lengths ahead of the rest of the field. C/U of the judges' box showing photo finish. Horse and jockey walk into enclosure.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1414.33
    Media URN:
    46081
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    18/11/1946
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:00:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:48:52:00 / 01:49:52:00
    Canister:
    46/92

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