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  • Short Summary

    Horse racing at Epsom; "Warden of the Marches" wins the City and Sub.

  • Description

    Epsom, Surrey.

    Title: "The CITY & SUB. 'Warden of the Marches'- ridden by Steve Donoghue scores popular win for Lord Lonsdale".

    Panning shot of the large crowds assembled to watch the races at Epsom. L/S of the horses and jockeys being lead through the crowds onto the course. High angled shot of the horses being lead into their starting position on the course. M/S of the horses being lead onto the course, a crowd of men follow them.

    L/S of the start of the race. L/S of the horses racing around a bend in the course. High angled panning shot, taken from the top of the spectator stands, of the horses racing around the course. Panning shot follows the winning horse and jockey being lead off the course and through a crowd, with a mounted police escort. Top shot of the jockey Steve Donoghue dismounting from 'Warden of the Marches'.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    488.24
    Media URN:
    25696
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    22/04/1926
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:09:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:44:40:00 / 01:46:49:00
    Canister:
    G 1287

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