• Short Summary

    Stable girls groom and exercise the polo ponies at Cowdray Park, Sussex.

  • Description

    Stable girls.

    Cowdray Park, Sussex.

    M/S as stable girl collects a bucket of water and throws it on the ground, various shots of other stable girls scrubbing the yard. M/S's as they lead the polo horses out. C/U Billy Woodcock, he walks over to the girls who are standing in line grooming the horses. M/S as he shows them the correct way to brush them. Various shots of horses and girls grooming them. M/S as the girls get on the horses to take them out for exercise. C/U Billy watching. Various shots as they ride along with another horse by their side. Various shots of Lord Cowdray and Colonel Tate on horses, they are waving polo sticks to get the horses used to them. Various shots of a polo match, M/S of Prince Philip (Duke of Edinburgh) playing in it.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1605.17
    Media URN:
    51499
    Group:
    New pictorials
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    17/05/1954
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:08:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:31:51:00 / 01:33:59:00
    Canister:
    NP 505

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