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  • Short Summary

    Jockeys try out new type of crash helmet.

  • Description

    Cardiff, Wales.

    Title: "NEW CRASH HELMETS designed to minimise danger at a fall, worn by Steeplechase Jockeys for first time".

    M/S of a jockey fitting a protective lining into a conventional riding hat, he fits it on his hat. M/S of another jockey placing a bowl shaped helmet onto his head, he slips a satin peaked cap over the top, a row of men stand behind him watching the races. C/U of a different jockey with a bowl shaped helmet on, he tries to put a silk cap over the top but it doesn't fit.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    354.32
    Media URN:
    24610
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    09/10/1924
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:43:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:59:19:00 / 02:00:02:00
    Canister:
    G 1126

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