Herbert Banks wins meat porters' "Derby" which involves carrying a 171 pound side of beef around Smithfield market. London.
Item title reads - Meat porters' "Derby." Half mile race round Smithfield Market each carrying a side of beef weighing 171 pounds, won by Herbert Banks. London.
M/S as the camera pans across men carrying the joints of beef, people crowd around them. M/S as the race begins and they run along through the crowd. M/S as Herbert Banks is held up by colleagues after the race, he waves.