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  • Short Summary

    Coverage of horses racing from the Irish venue at Punchestown.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Peerless Punchestown. Here we present some of the second day's racing at this ever popular venue. (Exclusive)."

    Punchestown Races, Dublin, Eire, Southern Ireland, Republic of Ireland.

    Pan across grandstand and crowds at Punchestown race track. Some people are standing on chairs to get a view.

    Shot of area around the parade ring. Horses are being led around as people look on.

    Horses are led down to the start. Their jockeys are mounted up.

    They're off. The horses race along out in the country. They approach and take a fence. More L/S of the race in progress. They come around a bend and take a fence. There is a faller. The camera follows the progress of the race as they take more fences.

    People in the crowded grandstand look on. Lots of people are watching the racing action through binoculars.

    The horses race down the straight.

    The horses make their way from the track to the enclosure.

    Sound Track Missing

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    669.33
    Media URN:
    4933
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    25/04/1932
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:39:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:54:10:00 / 01:56:49:00
    Canister:
    32/33

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