• Short Summary

    Hyperion wins the St Leger after winning the Derby earlier in the year.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Doncaster. The St. Leger. To accompaniment of 'The Great Yorkshire Roar,' 'Hyperion' - Derby winner and popular favourite - gives Lord Derby 'runaway' and 5th Victory in the last of the Classics."

    Doncaster Race Course, Yorkshire.

    Horses are led down the course to the start (Voiceover names various horses as they pass).

    The horses approach the tape and get away first time. Various shots of the horses racing around the course. They speed towards the finish and Hyperion wins.

    Hyperion is led to the winners' enclosure through the crowds. His Jockey gives him a pat. MS of unidentified man presumably trainer or owner. MS of Hyperion's head.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    731.14
    Media URN:
    6601
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    14/09/1933
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:00:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:18:03:00 / 01:20:03:00
    Canister:
    33/74

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