Basket-carrying Contest at Market Porters' Sports at Herne Hill.
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Herne Hill, London.
Basket-carrying Contest at Market Porters' Sports at Herne Hill. Men placing wicker baskets one on top of another creating tall lines of baskets. Several shots of the men placing baskets on their heads and walking with them along track. Various shots of the race and the audience. Men walking along the track with tall line of baskets on their heads. Most of the competitors loose their baskets along the way. Winner breaks the tapes. Close up shot of the winner.