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  • Short Summary

    Horse racing at Doncaster - the St. Leger is won by Salmon Trout, owned by Aga Khan.

  • Description

    Doncaster, South Yorkshire.

    Title: "The ST. LEGER. Crowd of 300,000 see 'Salmon Trout', brilliantly ridden by 'Brownie' Carslake, win for the Aga Khan".

    L/S of a big crowd of spectators at the race course. Various high angled shots of crowds gathered around an enclosure for jockeys, trainers and their horses.

    High angled L/S of horses being led onto the racecourse past very large crowds. M/S of jockeys lining their horses up for the start of the race. High angled L/S of the race in progress.

    High angled shot of a horse and jockey being led into an enclosure - possibly the winner, 'Salmon Trout' - spectators crowd around to get a look. C/U of a racehorse without a saddle - 'Salmon Trout' - a stable-hand places a blanket over its back. C/U of the racehorse's head, a stable-hand holds its reigns, another fastens the blanket.

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    Film ID:
    356.11
    Media URN:
    24623
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    18/09/1924
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:45:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:27:38:00 / 01:29:23:00
    Canister:
    G 1120

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