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    Item title reads: "The Favourite Wins! "Book Law" - ridden by H. Jelliss - wins the St. Leger "the last of the Classics" for Lord Astor."

    Doncaster, Yorkshire

    M/S horses and jockeys as they are walked by handlers along the course, watched by huge crowds on both sides. They line up at the start "They're off"! They race past camera, with L/S of the race and finish. C/U of a man in a bowler hat giving the winning horse a sugar lump.

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    08/09/1927
    Sound:
    sound
    Media URN:
    33350
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    698.14
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:22:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:24:30:00 / 01:25:52:00
    Canister:
    G 1431
    Sort Number:
    G 1431
  • Appears in...

    Categories
    Sport & Leisure
    WorkSpaces
    Cliveden House St Leger
  • Stills

    0:01 0:02 0:03 0:04

Comments (2)

  1. jamied says

    "H. Jelliess" should read Jellis (Henri Jellis).

  2. British Pathé says

    Thanks for pointing this out. Corrected now.

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