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  • Short Summary

    Various shots of Gordon Pirie starting, running and finishing his 4 minute mile.

  • Description

    Unissued / unused material - dates and locations may be unclear / unknown.

    Location unknown

    MS Starter fires pistol. (2 shots). MS Gordon Pirie with fellow athletes, preparing to race a mile in under four minutes. (2 shots). MS Runners at the starting line and running down the first straight. Various shots race in progress. (2 shots). CU Timekeepers. (2 shots). MS Pirie finishing, and being congratulated. (2 shots). CU Pirie.

    Note: "Date received" on original paperwork reads: 22/06/1955.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2684.37
    Media URN:
    79664
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    1955
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:00:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:54:07:00 / 01:55:07:00
    Canister:
    UN 2745 D

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