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    Full titles read: '"Blue Bird"... The Attraction! - Thousands of holiday-makers throng famous track to see Capt. Campbell's world-beating racing car.'

    Brooklands, Weybridge in Surrey.

    L/S panning across thousands of spectators sitting on the banks of the Brooklands race track; numerous cars are parked there too. L/S of the track; people mill about either side of it. Several L/Ss show Captain Malcolm Campbell's Blue Bird motor car racing around the track.

    High angle M/S of the car being checked over; several men stand around it. The car is seen driving from the track, past crowds of people who run for a glimpse or photograph of it.

    Note: title on vhs sleeve - STRENGTH, SKILL AND GRACE - is incorrect. BLUE BIRD THE ATTRACTION is the proper title.

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    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    12/04/1928
    Sound:
    Silent
    Media URN:
    34738
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    722.30
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:14:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:56:37:00 / 01:57:51:00
    Canister:
    G 1493
    Sort Number:
    G 1493
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    Sport & Leisure
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    Land Speed Records Brooklands big earth 3 Brooklands temp battle of britain Sir Malcolm Campbell Sir Malcolm Campbell
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