• Short Summary

    Penny-farthing race and Donkey Derby at Whitley Bay.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "NOVEL RACE MEETING - A Donkey Derby & Penny-farthing race chief items at Whitley Bay."

    Whitley Bay, Tyne and Wear (Northumberland).

    Various shots of Penny-farthing race at Whitley Bay. Men cycling along the track round and round - quite fast. Finish of the race, winner crosses the finish line and two men run to help him off.

    Various shots of the donkey Derby. Donkeys quite disciplined, they all run and not one wonders around. The end of race, winner receives the trophy from a lady.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    795.14
    Media URN:
    10130
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    02/07/1934
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:11:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:19:06:00 / 01:20:17:00
    Canister:
    34/53

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