• Short Summary

    Footage of horse racing at Punchestown in Dublin in the Republic of Ireland.

  • Description

    The Punchestown races in Dublin, Republic of Ireland (Southern Ireland, Eire)

    Full titles read: "PUNCHESTOWN RACES"

    High angled shots of the huge crowds at the event. L/S's of the race in progress as the runner and rider gallop across the open countryside. Various shots of the race intermixed with the crowds watching from the grandstands. The first race is won by 'Notre Doleen' owned by Miss Kern. Very good shots of the Maiden Plate cross country race which is won by 'Russ'.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1005.43
    Media URN:
    14236
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    01/05/1939
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:51:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:45:45:00 / 01:48:36:00
    Canister:
    39/35

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