Pitmen's Derby At Gosforth Park (1937)

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    Full title reads: "PITMEN'S DERBY at Gosforth Park." Gosforth Park, Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear. Various shots of the crowds gathered at Gosforth Park racecourse for the Pitmen's Derby. Ladies in fashionable clothes and hats, horses being paraded, jockeys getting ready for the race. Start of the race, tapes up and horses start running. Various shots of the race and the crowds watching. French horse Nectar wins the race. Winner after the race, jockey dismounts. Winner with owner. This item originally belongs to Pathe Gazettes issue 37/51. 90,000 historic films, all SEARCHABLE on YouTube at: http://www.youtube.com/britishpathe Join us on Facebook at: http://www.facebook.com/britishpathe Tweet us @britishpathe FILM ID:923.24
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    Link: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Y95WEfUXwOk
    Resource type: Video
    Added by: Simon Cotterill
    Last modified: 9 years, 9 months ago
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