• Short Summary

    Annual cross country steeplechase race at Eton College.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Over or In. Water jump claims many victims in Eton College Steeplechase".

    Eton, Berkshire.

    Annual cross country race at famous public boarding school. Various L/Ss of crowd of boys lined up at end of field. After initial false start, the race begins.

    Various shots of race. Various shots of boys jumping a wide stream - most fall in water before reaching other bank. Crowds of more Etonians in their uniforms watch and shout encouragement.

    Various shots of boys covered in mud lying on ground at end of race.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    807.17
    Media URN:
    10643
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    18/02/1935
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:16:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:28:43:00 / 01:29:59:00
    Canister:
    35/14

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