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  • Short Summary

    Horse racing: The Lincoln Handicap won by 'Priory Park'.

  • Description

    Item title reads: " 'Outsider wins 1927's first big race. Starting at 20-1, 'Priory Park' - ridden by F. Fox wins the Lincoln Handicap from big field."

    Lincoln, Lincolnshire

    M/S from above, of a large crowd, some carrying large umbrellas. M/S of horses, riders and crowd in a circular area, surrounded by umbrellas. M/S of crowd lining both sides of a rain soaked course, watching horses and jockeys walking the course. M/S runners on parade, watched by spectators, followed by shots of the race in progress, and the winner crossing the winning post. The horse and rider are led through the waiting crowd to the gate of the winners enclosure. The horse gets a pat from the jockey, and a welcome drink from the stable boy, poured down his throat from a glass bottle.

    Note: Thirsty horse.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    674.17
    Media URN:
    32832
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    24/03/1927
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:06:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:26:55:00 / 01:29:01:00
    Canister:
    G 1383

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