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    The 1949 Grand National horse race at Aintree

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    SLATE INFORMATION: Aintree 1949 The Grand National

    ENGLAND: Merseyside: Aintree Racecourse:
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    AINTREE 1949 won by 66-1 outsider Russian Hero. shots of course. Slow motion of runners etc


    BOOKMAKERS Seen with their boards for Grand National 1950 at Aintree


    CROWDS Crowds swarming up roads for the 1950 Grand National at Aintree


    GRAND NATIONAL Won by 66-1 outsider Russian Hero. Good shots of crowds swarming up roads to Aintree. Bookmakers with boards. Police at Police Control Point. One looking through glasses Fashions on course. Horses parade in Paddock. Weighing-in room. Lord Mildmay on favourite Cromwell. Jockies mounted. Slowmotion at Valentines. Usual falls and Russian Hero wins by eight lengths


    JOCKEYS Good shots of jockies weighing-in before Grand National. Lord Mildmay rider of favourite Cromwell seen with saddle etc. on scales


    LORD MILDWAY Seen weighing-in with equipment before start of 1949 Grand National. Riding the favourite, Cromwell. Seen mounted in the parade


    POLICEMEN Seen in Police control point at Aintree for 1949 Grand National. One looking through field-glasses


    Sport; Horseracing

    bet, betting, wager, wagering, gambling, equine, punter, punters, competition, competitions, sporting event, sporting events
    Background: The 1949 Grand National horse race at Aintree

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVAEEYU3SHKXOPAAUQINQD6N7VNG
    Media URN:
    VLVAEEYU3SHKXOPAAUQINQD6N7VNG
    Group:
    Reuters - Gaumont British Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    28/03/1949
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:06:17:00
    Time in/Out:
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    Canister:
    N/A

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