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  • Description

    Full title reads: "Cork Motor Race over Carrigrohane Circuit".

    Eire (Southern Ireland, Republic of Ireland).

    200 mile road race with competitors and racing cars from all over Europe. Various shots of cars starting race in groups. Various shots of race, crowds of people watch from walls of houses and front gardens along the route. M/S of car number 3 - one of Alfa Romeo team.

    Prince Birabongse of Siam (Thailand) leads for most of race in "supercharged Era" car. A broken fuel pipe takes the Prince out of the race, and R. E. Tongue, in another Era (ERA?), goes on to win for Great Britain. M/S of spectators watching race. More shots of race.

    M/S of Tongue driving past chequered flag. Various C/Us of Tongue sitting in car with laurel wreath around neck. People crowd around him to congratulate him.

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    21/05/1936
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    12989
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    883.14
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:25:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:21:44:00 / 01:23:09:00
    Canister:
    36/41
    Sort Number:
    36/041
  • Appears in...

    WorkSpaces
    MG R-Type Temporary Workspaces: 2.8.2010 22:26 1930-1939 Sporting Times
  • Stills

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

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