• Short Summary

    Army point to point race in which Prince Edward of Wales (future King Edward VIII and Duke of Windsor) and his horse fall into the water jump and Field Marshall Sir William Robertson (Chief of Imperial General Staff) and General Lord Horne (World War I general) officiated as judges

  • Description

    SLATE INFORMATION: Army Point to Point Races

    ENGLAND: Berkshire: Arborfield Cross:
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    Video Roll Title: Army point to point races - at Arborfield Cross: 112ft Issue sheet title: ARMY POINT TO POINT RACES - AT ARBORFIELD CROSS. THE WATER JUMP BROUGHT DOWN MANY COMPETITORS INCLUDING PRINCE OF WALES.

    RACING: Army Point to Point at Aborfield Cross
    Army Point to Point at Aborfield Cross
    ABORFIELD CROSS: Army Point to Point

    ARBORFIELD CROSS, ENGLAND.


    MAIN TITLE

    (5ft)


    GV Prince of Wales talking to officials before the start of race

    (15ft)


    GV (2 shots) Prince being helped on to his horse

    (29ft)


    GV (5 shots) Race in progress

    (66ft)


    TITLE: THE WATER JUMP BROUGHT DOWN MANY COMPETITORS INCLUDING H.R.H. THE PRINCE OF WALES.

    (74ft)


    GV Horses and riders in water jump

    (81ft)


    LV PAN Prince with dignitaries walking across field with a crowd of spectators following him

    (97ft)


    TITLE: FIELD MARSHAL SIR Wm. ROBERTSON AND GENERAL LORD HORNE OFFICIATED AS JUDGES.

    (104ft)


    SCU The Judges

    (112ft)


    Prince of Wales.


    Duke of Windsor (Edward VIII of Great Britain), Royalty, Military - Sport, Horseracing, Personalities - Armed Forces

    General Henry Sinclair Horne, 1st Baron Horne of Stirkoke, Field Marshal Sir William Robert Robertson, 1st Baronet, steeplechase, national hunt, thoroughbred horses, amateur horseracing, equestrianism, King Edward VIII
    Background: Army point to point race in which Prince Edward of Wales (future King Edward VIII and Duke of Windsor) and his horse fall into the water jump and Field Marshall Sir William Robertson (Chief of Imperial General Staff) and General Lord Horne (World War I general) officiated as judges

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVAE57YYT01TGAU9I3PXMBJM0X3C
    Media URN:
    VLVAE57YYT01TGAU9I3PXMBJM0X3C
    Group:
    Reuters - Gaumont Graphic Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    28/03/1923
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:00:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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