• Short Summary

    J Campbell wins the Powderhall Marathon - a professional running race in Edinburgh.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Edinburgh. The Professional Pedestrians 'Mecca'. J Campbell of Glasgow easily wins famous 'Powderhall Marathon', the handicap, and £75 prize money at first attempt. 45 ran!"

    Edinburgh, Scotland.

    Athletes set off at the start of the famous Powderhall running race. Various shots as they make their way around the track.

    A man carrying a newsreel film camera over his shoulder moves amongst the crowd of spectators.

    More shots of the runners.

    Applause can be heard as J Campbell cross the line as the winner - two shot of Campbell with another runner.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    693.10
    Media URN:
    5347
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    05/01/1933
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:50:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:13:00:00 / 01:13:50:00
    Canister:
    33/2

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