• Short Summary

    Colour footage of the 1961 Derby.

  • Description

    Colour.

    The Derby 1961.

    L/S of the course. M/S crowds. M/S of Queen Elizabeth II in paddock. M/S of the Queen Mother with the Duke and Duchess of Gloucester. L/s of horses in paddock. Shots of the large crowds. L/S of the Queen talking to jockey Harry Carr. Shots of jockeys mounting horses. L/Ss of the horses parading down the course. L/S of the horses cantering back to start line. L/S of the horses at tapes before start. The tape goes up and the race gets under way. Various good shots of the race in progress including horses racing around Tattenham Corner. A close finish see Psidium crossing the line first. C/U of the Queen and Queen mother looking at race card in royal box. M/S of winner into unsaddling enclosure. The jockey Poincelet dismounts. M/S of crowd. L/S of winning horse in enclosure. M/S of Psidium and owner. Owner holding Derby trophy.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1726.04
    Media URN:
    53590
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    01/06/1961
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:03:43:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:03:30:00 / 01:07:13:00
    Canister:
    61/44

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