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  • Short Summary

    Race horse Caligula wins by half a length in the St. Leger race.

  • Description

    Doncaster, South Yorkshire.

    Intertitle: "THE ST. LEGER. Record crowd, estimated at quarter of a million see Caligula create surprise by winning by half a length at 100 to 6".

    L/S of a very large crowd at a racing course on a foggy day. M/S of jockeys on race horses being lead around the track by their trainers. L/S of the start of the race, the horses ride away from the camera. L/S of horses rounding the bend of the course, in the background we see spectators, including bookies standing at the top of their ladders.

    C/U of a jockey ( the winner ? ) unsaddling his horse ( Caligula ) surrounded by a crowd of men. C/U of a man leading a race horse ( Caligula ? ) past a crowd of spectators.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    212.55
    Media URN:
    21580
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    13/09/1920
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:09:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:59:29:00 / 02:00:38:00
    Canister:
    G 702

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