• Short Summary

    Racehorse "Sir Ivor", ridden by Lester Piggott, wins the Derby Stakes Trophy.

  • Description

    No title. The Derby at Epsom Racecourse, Surrey. Colour item.

    Various C/Us women wearing hats. L/S mass crowds at racecourse. C/U Queen Elizabeth II in the paddock. Various C/Us racehorses in the paddock. L/S jockeys walking into paddock. C/U ditto. Various C/Us jockeys: Starkey, Willy Carson, Joe Mercer, Andy Barclay, Bill Rickaby, W. Williamson, Paul Cook, Lester Piggott.

    L/S racecourse. L/S crowd in boxers. L/S riders on horses around starting stalls. Various C/Us horses near stalls (jockeys seen are Frankie Durr, Piggott). M/S starter Mr. Marsh. The horses enter the stalls. Mr. Marsh mounts starting steps. L/S start of race. Various shots of race. Elevated L/S as the horses run to the finish. "Sir Ivor" ridden by Lester Piggott wins the race. Top shot "Sir Ivor" being ridden into the winner's enclosure. M/S Piggott dismounting. Top shot horse parading around enclosure. M/S, zoom back to L/S winner's enclosure and crowds. C/U Derby Stakes Trophy.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2063.01
    Media URN:
    56734
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    31/05/1968
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:04:00:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:00:18:00 / 01:04:18:00
    Canister:
    68/45

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