• Short Summary

    A round-up of Grand National runners, with particular emphasis on Irish challengers.

  • Description

    Aintree and various places in Ireland.

    GV Aintree race course showing new road track under construction. SV Mrs Topham looking at proceedings. LV workmen at work on new road, horses passing. GV pan from race course to new road under construction. LV man and boy watched by Mrs Topham building Grand National fences. SV man building fence. SV boy building fence. GV horses parading at Kinnersley Stable, led by ordnance. SV towards ordnance. SV towards and pan 'Quite Naturally'. CU J. O'Brien, racehorse trainer, with 'Coneyburrow' at Crawdockstown Nass. SV Coneyburrow. CU sign 'Tipperary'. LV & SV boy on donkey cart past signpost. LV horses parading at Ballydoyle. SCU Mr Vincent O'Brien, wife and daughter looking on. SV 'Knock Hard' (2 shots). CU jockey, Alberoni, & SV. SV 'Churchtown' owned by Mrs O'Brien. SV 'Royal Tan'. CU O'Brien. SV string of horses, past camera.

    (Orig.Neg. & Lav.) (Orig.E.)

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    146.26
    Media URN:
    29275
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    15/03/1954
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:23:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:35:51:00 / 01:37:14:00
    Canister:
    54/22

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