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    Unused / unissued material - Colour material.

    Beaulieu, Hampshire.

    CU shiny lamp. Pull out to show very old car. Pan along row of shiny old veteran vehicles in Beaulieu motor museum. Ends on nice shot of car from 1904. Second take of move. More tracking shots along row of cars. CU of emblem on Rolls Royce car. Pull out to show whole car. More shots of rows of other turn of the century vehicles - move in on Rolls Royce emblem. Repeat of tracking move. Some shots show visitors looking at cars. Tilt from roof joist to Rolls Royce. Repeated several time. High angle shots of row of racing cars both old and some fairly modern. Visitors look over the motorcars. VS of bicycles hanging from the roof. Tilt down to Land Speed Record vehicles. Repeat. VS of logo of 'The National Motor Museum At Beaulieu'. Cameraman achieves clean take on third attempt. CU letters on side of car saying "1000 HP Sunbeam - The first car in the world to attain a speed of over 200 mph". Various General views around museum.

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    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1970 - 1979
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    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    Time in/Out:
    01:45:35:00 / 01:54:24:00
    UN 4628 I
    Sort Number:
    UN 4628 I
  • Appears in...

    Other Old Cars Museums
  • Stills

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

Comments (2)

  1. jamied says

    "Pan along row of shiny old veteran vehicles" - these include;

    At 0:11, a 1903 Georges Richard.

    At 0:16, a 1903 De Dion Bouton 2-seater.

    At 0:21, a 1903 Daimler Tonneau.

    "nice shot of car from 1904" - the vehicle is an Alldays & Onions Swing-seat Tonneau.

    "More tracking shots along row of cars" - the cars include, at 1:54, a 1908 Lanchester 20hp Landaulette.

    "More shots of rows of other turn of the century vehicles" - these include;

    At 3:05, a Cadillac Model A.

    At 3:13, a Thornycroft 20hp.

    "Tilt from roof joist to Rolls Royce" - the car is a Rolls Royce 40/50hp Silver Ghost.

    "Tilt down to Land Speed Record vehicles" - the gold vehicle seen at this point is the Golden Arrow, from 1929.

  2. jamied says

    The tax disc on the Rolls Royce reads "May 75", meaning the footage can have been shot no earlier than June 1974. The clip's date range can therefore safely be altered to 1974-79.

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