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    Douglas, Isle of Man.

    GV. Motorcycles assembled at start (1st 7' for super title). LV. No 1, G. R. Costain on Norton, starting. SV. No 36, Jeff Smith on Velocette, starting. LV. Pan, No 10, D Christian on Norton, driving up straight and after start. LV. Pan, No 1 rounding bend (Quarter Bridge). LV. Pan, No 77 "Alexander J" on an AJS rounding bend. SV. Crowd at Quarter Bridge behind sandbags. LV. Alistair King's bike burning on side of road as rider rounds bend. CU. King's bike smouldering. LV. King being carried on stretcher towards ambulance. Back view, LV. Two riders chasing each other round bend. LV. Towards, No 49, Freestone. LV. Crowd. SV. No 10, D. Christian on Norton, rounding bend. SV. Pan, No 21, Powell on Norton, rounding bend. LV. No 34, K. Ratcliffe on BSA closely followed by No 59, Wilkins, on Norton, rounding bend. LV. Towards, bike passes camera closely followed by No 26, Williams on Norton, pan to back view. SV. No 61, Frank Fox on Norton, flashing past camera. LV. Finish, flag out, pan over to Fox flashing past camera. LV. Finish, flag out, pan over to Fox as he comes streaming down road and passes out of picture. SV. Laurel wreath being placed over No 61 on time board. SV. Frank M. Fox, the Junior Grand Prix winner, and D. Christian 2nd, congratulating each other. CU. Fox being kissed by woman.

    (Neg.) (Title Scene "G")

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    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    14/09/1953
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    28806
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    116.12
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:25:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:14:58:00 / 01:16:23:00
    Canister:
    53/70
    Sort Number:
    53/070
  • Appears in...

    Categories
    Sport & Leisure Travel & Exploration
    WorkSpaces
    Isle of Man - T.T Races Favourites Motorcycle Grand Prix Norton Motorbikes
  • Stills

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

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