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  • Short Summary

    C. J. Bowtle wins the Challenge Cup in Penny Farthing race. Herne Hill.

  • Description

    Item title reads - "The Penny Farthing Bike." C. J. Bowtle retains the Challenge Cup for one mile race on the old fashioned "boneshaker". Herne Hill, London.

    M/S as the men race around on their Penny Farthings. M/S of them at the starting line with men supporting them. Various shots as Bowtle speeds around the course with the others. M/S of Bowtle on his Penny Farthing bicycle. M/S of him stood by it.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    742.18
    Media URN:
    35071
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    06/09/1928
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:18:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:23:15:00 / 01:24:33:00
    Canister:
    G 1535

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