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    Folding caravan in Gloucestershire.

    Various shots of man on Vespa scooter with woman in sidecar and trailer being towed. They drive into field. Man gets off motorbike and unfastens trailer. M/S woman gets out of sidecar goes to back of trailer and helps man push it. L/S couple pushing trailer onto flat piece of grass.

    M/S woman undoing back part of trailer she pulls a long strip of canvas off trailer. M/S man unscrewing mudguard off trailer. He lifts trailer slightly and puts the mudguard under wheel. M/S man and woman opening trailer. Man takes large piece of wood from trailer and fixes it to side of trailer as a support. Woman lifts hood up which forms roof of the caravan. Man puts wooden supports to stop caravan from tipping.

    M/S woman lifting hood. L/S man and woman finally lifting hood. The caravan trailer tent now has roof. M/S woman securing roof and lifting down side flaps. M/S woman picking up small wooden table and putting it inside caravan. M/S interior of tent. Woman is fixing small table. On each side of caravan can be seen two small beds.

    Note: brochure and press release about the "tentavan" is on file.

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    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    Media URN:
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:00:19:00 / 01:02:38:00
    NP 520
    Sort Number:
    NP 520
  • Appears in...

    Sport & Leisure Lifestyle & Culture Science & Technology
    MOTORING 1940s/50s Gloucestershire bikes scootertents Untitled Viewspace Kleinwagenausstellung Gloucestershire Gloucestershire
  • Stills

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

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