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    Item title reads - Bluebird gets moving.

    Goodwood, Sussex.

    Various shots of last minute preparations being made to 'Bluebird' car. M/S Donald Campbell and his wife Tonia, they walk towards the car. Various shots of adjustments being made. C/U of the air brakes closing, pan from one brake to the other. C/U of the exhaust outlet showing blistered paint around the edges. Pan with Campbell walking along 'Bluebird' to the front, he gets into the cockpit. M/S of the Land Rover with engine on it that will start the car. M/S car being checked, C/U of the starting panel. M/S Campbell seated in the cockpit wearing his crash helmet. M/S as the exhaust outlets at the back of the car belch smoke as the engine is started. M/S mechanics walking away. C/U racing driver Jack Brabham standing with Tonia. Various shots as the car sets off and gathers speed.

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    25/07/1960
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    52710
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    1686.20
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:08:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:35:53:00 / 01:37:01:00
    Canister:
    60/60
    Sort Number:
    60/060
  • Appears in...

    WorkSpaces
    CN7 Goodwood Motorsport Donald Campbell Temporary Workspaces: 20.11.2011 23:12 Complete Jack Brabham Goodwood
  • Stills

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

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