• Short Summary

    Runner Gordon Pirie retains English senior cross-country title.

  • Description

    Birkenhead.

    SV pan, competitors loosening up for start of race. SV Gordon Pirie shaking hands with the Mayor whilst still limbering up. SV E. L. Hardy being massaged by Scotsman. SCU crowd. LV field lined up, they start. Pan into back view. SV towards, field racing past camera. SV crowd on route. LV Gordon Pirie leading the field on his own. SV rest of field racing. SCU competitors racing across country. SV towards, Gordon Pirie followed by Ken Norris. SV crowd. SV rest of field including Jim Peters, No 225. SV crowd. SCU Gordon Pirie racing on his own. LV crowd, pan to Gordon Pirie running up finishing straight. SV towards, Pirie passing line. Angle shot, finish sign. SV rest of the field coming in. SCU Gordon Pirie. CU Gordon Pirie.

    (Neg.) (Title Scene "G")

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    146.37
    Media URN:
    29286
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    18/03/1954
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:25:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:49:29:00 / 01:50:54:00
    Canister:
    54/23

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