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  • Short Summary

    Material related to newsreel story "The Grand National" - 51/19.

  • Description

    Selected Originals (offcuts, selected scenes, out-takes, rushes) for story "The Grand National" - 51/29.

    Aintree, Liverpool, Merseyside.

    Various shots of the crowd around jump No 1, waiting for the horses to come. Horses come, many fall. This is slow motion sequence. Various shots of the people waiting by another jump, horse come and jump over - slow motion again. Several shots of the water jump with two policemen next to it. Horses come and jump over - slow motion.

    Various shots of packed stands, bookies, jockey boards etc. Horses parading around paddock. Start of the race. Various shots of the race and the excited crowd watching.

    More shots of the race, horses parading, jockey boards, people watching, etc. More shots of the horses going over various jumps with crowd watching.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1447.02
    Media URN:
    47320
    Group:
    Selected originals
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1951
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:09:44:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:03:08:00 / 01:12:52:00
    Canister:
    51/29 A (Selected Originals)

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