• Short Summary

    'Ribocco' ridden by Lester Piggott wins the Irish Sweeps Derby. Eire, Republic of Ireland.

  • Description

    No title - Irish Sweeps Derby won by 'Ribocco'. Curragh. Eire (Southern Ireland, Republic of Ireland).

    L/S jockeys walking up paddock before race. C/U 'Ribocco' being walked past camera. MS Jackie Kennedy arriving at Derby accompanied by officials. M/S soldier in hat. C/U's women in various fashionable hats. C/U race card. C/U's more women in hats.

    C/U bookmaker's hand going into bag and taking out tickets. C/U man with cigar, pan to bookmaker. C/U as he takes money out of bag. M/S of track showing horses being paraded. M/S as Lester Piggott mounts 'Ribocco'. C/U woman wearing jockey-type hat. M/S as 'Ribocco' is led along track. M/S of Jackie Kennedy in stands. L/S of the start, camera zooms back as horses race towards camera, camera pans as horses go past in a bunch. C/U crowd watching. Top shot as horses come towards camera, various shots of the race. Various shots as Lester Piggott on 'Ribocco' comes in to win. C/U as the horse is led into a roped-off enclosure. M/S as Piggott dismounts. C/U Piggott putting his head beside Ribocco's.

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    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Pathe newsreels
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:47:27:00 / 01:49:13:00

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