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    THE HOVER SCOOTER

    Long Ditton, Surrey.

    SV. Lord Brabazon at the controls of the Hover scooter. SV. Angle shot, hover scooter. CU. Air intake showing the engine behind the propellor blades. CU. Lord Brabazon on scooter, press taking photographs. CU. Lord Brabazon talking to Mr Charles Rhoades, the inventor of the hover scooter. CU. Blades of the propellor turn over. LV. Hover scooter leaves the ground and turns round. CU. Base of the scooter hovering just above the ground. CU. Air intake swings round. LV. Scooter comes towards camera at speed. SV. Scooter off the ground moving. LV. Scooter enters the water of the lake in a cloud of spray, continues spinning. CU. Water spraying up from under the scooter. LV. Driver of the scooter spinning it round on the lake. CU. Spray coming up from scooter. LV. Scooter heading towards bank. SV. From the scooter, the crown on the bank of the lake move back. SV. Scooter floating on the edge of the lake.

    (Orig. Neg.)

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    14/11/1960
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    52799
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    1696.15
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:00:47:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:55:04:00 / 01:55:51:00
    Canister:
    60/92
    Sort Number:
    60/092
  • Stills

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

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