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  • Short Summary

    Mr F. Poynton wins the Nottingham to Birmingham walk.

  • Description

    Item title reads - Nottingham to Birmingham walk. F. Poynton wins 53 miles open race in 9 hours and 5 minutes.

    L/S of the walkers lined up, a man puts the flag down and they set off up the road. M/S of a few walkers out in front. M/S as a man is sprayed with water to cool him down and someone else takes a drink while people watch. M/S of Mr Poynton walking at the front followed by lots of men on bicycles. M/S as he walks up towards the finish with a big smile on his face. C/U of him at the end surrounded by people, a man shakes his hand.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    314.29
    Media URN:
    23955
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    03/09/1923
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:10:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:39:52:00 / 01:41:02:00
    Canister:
    G 1011

Comments (1)

  1. jamied says

    F. Poynton in this video is Fred Poynton.

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