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    Item title reads - Irish Grand Prix. Signor Ivanovsky wins thrilling International Road Race for Italy by 14 seconds. Phoenix Park, Dublin. Southern Ireland, Eire.

    M/S as the drivers race across to their cars and get in as soon as possible, they draw out of the side and begin the race. M/S as they turn a corner. M/S as firemen spray foam on one car which has caught fire at the back, it moves off again as they are still spraying it. M/S as one crashes into a corner but continues. M/S as one turns around and mounts the pavement then carries on. Various shots of the race with some drivers getting into difficulties and skidding around the course, while others manage a bit better. M/S as Signor Boris Ivanovsky's Alfa-Romeo 6C car comes in. His co-driver is Hugh McConnell. M/S as he waves from his car after the race.

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    British Pathé
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    Available on request
    Film ID:
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:08:27:00 / 01:10:33:00
    G 1625
    Sort Number:
    G 1625
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    Sport & Leisure
    1920-1929 BENTLEY ALFA ROMEO Car Racing
  • Stills

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

Comments (2)

  1. jamied says

    "Signor Ivanovsky" is Boris Ivanovsky.

    His car is an Alfa-Romeo 6C.

    His co-driver seen with him in the car is Hugh McConnell.

  2. British Pathé says

    Very helpful. Thank you for the comment.

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