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    Item title reads - 200 miles motor race with 130 hairpin bends. 30,000 spectators see Major Seagrave (driving a Darracq) win the great test for nerve and skill. Brooklands, Surrey.

    M/S as the race cars drive past the camera and speed away. M/S as one drives up the course and round a corner, it heads off down the other way. Various shots as others follow. M/S as they race up the course. M/S of Major Seagrave and co-driver in their car after the race.

    Note: a yellow tinted version exists.

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    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    01/10/1925
    Sound:
    Silent
    Media URN:
    19839
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    424.01
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:29:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:00:00:00 / 01:01:29:00
    Canister:
    G 1229
    Sort Number:
    G 1229
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    Categories
    Sport & Leisure
    WorkSpaces
    Brooklands Henry Seagrave Henry Seagrave F1 Imagissime
  • Stills

    0:01 0:02 0:03 0:04

Comments (1)

  1. roycousins says

    The JCC 200-Mile Race on 26th September 1925.

    The car failing to start is the No.14 Darraq, driven by Masetti, whose mechanic is trying to start it on the handle.

    Segrave (not Seagrave) won in a 1½-litre Darraq (No.11).

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