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  • Short Summary

    Horse racing at Staines race course.

  • Description

    Staines chase won by Captain Deyfus - horse racing. Surrey.

    Opens with shot looking from back of stands over heads of spectators. Wow! Horses run past; very near camera; at a really fast pace. Horses coming over a jump (this is a steeplechase). GV stands; looking straight on; some guys walking past on the ground in front. One man on field. Shots of different parts of the course. Soldier walking. More of men walking in front of the stands. Another shot looking down over heads. Horse running along straight. Horses come over jump. More of similar shots. People walking by again. Side view of winning horse; with a light blanket. A stable boy leads him off.

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    Film ID:
    1888.14
    Media URN:
    72476
    Group:
    Old negatives
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    1918
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:33:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:20:52:00 / 01:23:25:00
    Canister:
    ON 083 B

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