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  • Short Summary

    Oddly named horse 'Sea Serpent' wins the 1931 Irish Derby.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "'Sea Serpent' gains an easy victory in the Irish Derby at the Curragh."

    The Curragh Race course, Eire, Southern Ireland, Republic of Ireland.

    Horses are led around the parade ring. Horses are led down past the grandstand to the start. The stands are very full.

    Shots of the horses as they race through the final stages of the Irish Derby to reach the winning post.

    Shots of the winner "Sea Serpent" being led around the enclosure after the race. Shots of the horse standing still. CU Horse's head.

    Jocky was Joesph Canty.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    815.26
    Media URN:
    10773
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    29/06/1931
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:11:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:33:28:00 / 01:34:39:00
    Canister:
    31/52

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