Eton Manor Sports Day
16mm film Colour Silent 1950 15:00
Summary: Various track events at the Eton Manor sports ground.
Title number: 218
Description: A day of sports at Eton Manor sports ground on the occasion of the Hackney Metropolitan Borough Grand Athletic meeting on the 2nd of July 1949. Young men are seen participating in a series of running races around the Eton Manor circuit with a large audience looking on, many of the shots are of the winner crossing the finishing line, a single running race for women follows. A close up of a poster
Keywords: Sport; Sports competitions
Locations: United Kingdom; England; London; London; Hackney, Leyton
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firstname.lastname@example.org wrote on November 21, 2018:I remember these events very well. I lived on the Eton Manor from 1955 to 1959. I was associated with…I remember these events very well. I lived on the Eton Manor from 1955 to 1959. I was associated with the Eton Manor for over 30 yrs.