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    Full title reads: "MIDGET CARS RAISE THE DIRT".

    Stamford Bridge, London.

    Start of midget car race at Stamford Bridge, London. Towards - cars racing toward bend. Cars swirling dirt on bend. Top view, cars round second and third bends and then up straight. Close up panning shot of car No 10. Pan, car No 10 passing car No 50. Close up panning shot of car No 100. Close up panning shot of car No 10. Pan along cars racing along straight. Close up panning shot of car No 8 going into broadside. Pan, car No 2 passing car No 8. Top view, cars broad siding round second and third bends. Close up panning shot of car No 10 passing car No 20 for lead. Car No 20 still leads. Crowd watching. Car No 10 passing car No 11. Crowd watching. Car standing on track with smoke pouring from tail. Panning shot with car No 10 fighting for position with car No 67. Car No 11 tails behind. Cars continue racing through the night - lights are up.

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    17/05/1948
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    46577
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    1428.31
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:25:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:53:50:00 / 01:55:15:00
    Canister:
    48/40
    Sort Number:
    48/040
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    Categories
    Sport & Leisure Travel & Exploration Entertainment & Humour
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    stock cars cyc-sb-dc
  • Stills

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

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