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Leeds Crossgates Show
Leeds Crossgates Show

Leeds Crossgates Show 1904

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Leeds Crossgates Show 1904

United Kingdom

Cyclists valiantly pedal round a grass track and horses are taken through their paces at what was clearly a lively day in front of a large Leeds crowd. The cameraman is better placed for the horses than for the cycling - which is partly obscured by a group of officiators. One young rider, carrying his rosette in his mouth, keeps his mount still for just long enough to tip his hat for the camera.

Genres

Non-Fiction

Tags

Bicycle racing Equestrian sports Leeds

Collection

Edwardians at Leisure

Released

1904

Country

United Kingdom

Language

English

Production company

Mitchell and Kenyon

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