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  • Short Summary

    Good material of behind-the-scenes at a circus, horses in training, elephant washed, lions in cage.

  • Description

    Unissued / unused material - dates and locations may be unclear / unknown.

    Ascot, Berkshire

    CU Five white horses cantering round the ring in training at Bertram Mills Circus at Ascot. LS Harness room, men taking down saddles. (2 shots). LS Four lines of horses training in the ring with riders. MS Spectator watching the training. MS Horses and riders lined up and being instructed by John Gindle, circus trainer. CU John Gindle. LS A white horse pushing John Gindle across the ring at a trot with its head.

    MS Circus women in costume in their dressing room. CU Ringmaster in top hat. LS Elephant keepers scrubbing elephant. LS Several lions in their travelling cage, the shutters going on. CU Tiger behind bars.

    Note: Date on original dope sheet reads: 25/11/1954.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2668.08
    Media URN:
    79280
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1954
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:55:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:21:34:00 / 01:22:29:00
    Canister:
    UN 2695 C

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