• Short Summary

    Scouts and guides take part in sedan chair race at Gilwell Park.

  • Description

    Gilwell Park, Essex.

    GV. Start of sedan chair race at Gilwell Park - scouts and guides race SV. Boys carrying chairs through gate. SV. Sedan chair past camera followed by another. SV. Another group comes past. SV. Another sedan chair with carriers dressed in odd costumes. CU. Chair goes past. On the back is written 'Holy Broken Bones' SV. Pan, sedan chair towards camera along road. LV. Another two groups carrying chairs towards camera. SV. Group carrying chair across very muddy field. LV. Another group carrying chair across mud. LV. Group carrying chair fall over in mud. SV. Another group fall in mud. SV. Pan, another chair goes across the muddy patch. CU. Finish post, pan to the winners coming past, they call themselves 'The Covered Wagon'. SCU. Pan, stragglers carrying a chair across the muddy patch. The boy in the chair falls head first into the mud.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2021.05
    Media URN:
    56106
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    26/02/1967
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:53:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:15:46:00 / 01:16:39:00
    Canister:
    67/17

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