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  • Short Summary

    Big crowds turn out to see Irish steeplechasing at Punchestown Races. Southern Ireland, Eire.

  • Description

    Item title reads - Punchestown the Mecca of Irish steeplechasing draws a record throng. Southern Ireland, Eire.

    L/S of the crowds in the stands, the camera pans across them. M/S of fashionable race-goers watching, some look through binoculars, the camera pans across them. M/S of more of the crowds watching the horses as they walk through. L/S as the horses approach a jump and all make it successfully over. M/S as they approach another one, the crowds stand very near the fences and some have to be pushed back out of the way of the horses. L/S as they jump another fence and ride up a hillock across the course to the finish line.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    828.30
    Media URN:
    19038
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    05/05/1930
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:42:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:48:17:00 / 01:50:59:00
    Canister:
    G 1708

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