• Short Summary

    Several events at the Punchestown Races in Dublin.

  • Description

    Titles read: "Punchestown Races".

    Dublin, Eire (Southern Ireland, Republic of Ireland).

    Various shots of crowds milling about the spectator area at Punchestown racecourse. Various shots of the first event, the Maiden Plate, won by Mama II. In the Memorial Cup the horses are ridden through a countryside section of the course; Taylorstown wins this race. More shots of people milling about and looking at the trophy cups. Several shots of the Conningham Cup race; St Bruno wins. In the Ladies Cup, Sennashawl (?) wins. Good shots of a 'tic-tac' man (a bookie) making frantic signals with his hands.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    963.19
    Media URN:
    17070
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    08/05/1938
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:30:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:28:23:00 / 01:30:53:00
    Canister:
    38/36

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