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    Item title reads - Engines in headlines.

    Australia. M/S of driver consulting map, he is standing beside his replica Ford Quadricycle. C/U as he bends down to the engine. Various shots as he inspects it. M/S as the driver pushes the Quadricycle to start it. C/U as cow turns to watch. Various shots of the cycle speeding along. M/S as it comes down hill towards camera. C/U's engine working. M/S cycle speeding along.

    Intertitle - 'Kent'. L/S of the sea tractor coming towards the camera, it is a normal tractor which has been specially converted to drive in water. M/S as it goes into the sea at Birchington, it will soon make a cross Channel attempt. M/S of the driver as the tractor moves out to sea, pan to the very large wheels driving it. Various shots of the tractor in the sea. L/S of the tractor wheels turning quickly producing a lot of foam. L/S press photographers. M/S as the tractor comes out of the sea and up the beach towards camera.

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    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    29/07/1963
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    54745
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    1772.22
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:30:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:37:57:00 / 01:39:27:00
    Canister:
    63/61
    Sort Number:
    63/061
  • Appears in...

    Categories
    Travel & Exploration Science & Technology
  • Stills

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

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