• Short Summary

    Horse named 'Skipton' wins the Melbourne Cup race.

  • Description

    Title reads: "Melbourne Cup - Australia's classic horse race".

    Flemington, Australia.

    Various shots crowds gathered at a racecourse, including some servicewomen. Various L/Ss of the Melbourne cup horse race at Flemington, some shots are slow motion. Race is inter cut with shots of spectators. The winner is horse named Skipton. We see the winning horse and jockey being lead off track.

    (Dublin reel)

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1141.02
    Media URN:
    39680
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    25/12/1941
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:15:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:01:20:00 / 01:03:35:00
    Canister:
    41/103

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