• Short Summary

    12 hour cycling marathon race is held at Hern Hill - John Smith is the winner.

  • Description

    Herne Hill, London.

    12 hour Marathon race at Herne Hill in progress. SV pan, cyclists racing around track paced by tandem. SCU a woman amongst spectators knitting. SV pan, No 7 John Smith eventual winner overtaking other riders. SV Smith receiving a cooling sponge whilst riding. SV crowd urging riders along. LV race in progress. SV riders coming up to and passing a board marking the 12-hour record mark. CU board. SV Smith racing up towards finish. CU timekeeper clocking finishing time. SCU Smith holding the Raleigh Trophy.

    (Neg.) (Title Scene "D")

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    172.24
    Media URN:
    29595
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    15/07/1954
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:33:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:46:40:00 / 01:47:13:00
    Canister:
    54/54

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