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  • Short Summary

    CW Horn wins Duddlestone Cup in ice skating competition in Littleport, Cambridgeshire.

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    Littleport, Cambridgeshire.

    Full titles read: "BRITISH SKATING RECORD - CW [C.W.] Horn wins Duddlestone Cup & despite the ice being dead & slow clips 3 secs off record for mile race with 5 turns. Time.... 3 mins 20 2/5 secs."

    Several shots of ice skating competition underway, crowds watch from the edge of the frozen lake. L/S of two skaters passing each other as they round a corner. L/S of skater zooming around the bend at incredible speed (he is clearly out of control) and hurtles into the crowd falling over, he quickly climbs to his feet and continues the race.

    L/S of an other competitor nearly loosing his balance as he skates around corner. M/S of CW Horn at the start line. L/S of CW horn skating around track. Good M/S of CW Horn looking out of breath. M/S of Horn receiving cup from an official. There are numerous other officials who clap in the background.

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    Film ID:
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    Pathe newsreels
    British Pathé
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    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:13:13:00 / 01:14:34:00
    G 1575

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