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  • Short Summary

    Horse racing from Gosforth Park - the Northumberland Plate.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Gosforth Park. 'The Pitmen's Derby'. J Dines - on 'Pommarel' - wins a fine race for the Northumberland Plate."

    Gosforth Park, Tyne & Wear.

    People watch race horses as they are led around the parade ring at Gosforth Park race course.

    The horses are led down the straight to the start.

    Pan across the crowds in the Grandstand.

    The horses gather at the start and as it rises they begin racing.

    Shots of the race (over the flat) in progress. The horses come past the winning post.

    The winning horse - Pommarel, ridden by J Dines, in led into the winners enclosure.

    A young woman stands holding the horse.

    Sound Track Missing

    NB. This is almost certainly the same film as the one missing from 32/50 - in that issue it was listed as being for 'Newcastle Only".

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    679.11
    Media URN:
    5072
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    27/06/1932
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:21:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:12:26:00 / 01:13:47:00
    Canister:
    32/51

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