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  • Short Summary

    W. P. Baker wins the London to Brighton walk for the second year running.

  • Description

    Item title reads - The Brighton Walk. W. P. Baker (Queen's Park H.) wins for second year in succession defeating P. Granville, Ontario, Canada, (who came solely to break the record) by over 12 minutes. London to Brighton.

    M/S as the walkers speed over a bridge, buses and trams drive past C/U of one man marching past the camera followed by others, a van with a sign saying 'Oxo' on top drives behind. M/S as Mr Baker walks past people who applaud him. M/S of another man walking along. M/S of Mr Baker sat on the shoulders' of his supporters after the race.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    420.23
    Media URN:
    19801
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    17/09/1925
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:03:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:47:25:00 / 01:48:28:00
    Canister:
    G 1225

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