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    Item title reads - Motorcycling at over 72 miles an hour for 205 miles! All world's records shattered at this year's "Ulster Grand Prix" - "Ireland's Tourist Trophy" Ulster, Ireland.

    Various shots as the competitors set off one by one. They race around the course and up a road. M/S of a motorcycle lying on the road, its owner runs to pick it up, M/S of some motorcycles at the side of the road. M/S as one crashes into a grass bank. M/S as one rider comes around the corner and nearly comes off his motorcycle, another pushes him along.

    M/S as a man comes off his motorcycle and struggles to pick it up again. M/S as two men push him on his way again. M/S of another crash into a bush, M/S as the motorcycle is wheeled along. M/S as they turn a corner, L/S as winner races through finish line. M/S of the winner having his hand shaken and being congratulated. M/S of four of the riders stood together.

    Note: this item is yellow tinted.

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    British Pathé
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    Available on request
    Film ID:
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:47:54:00 / 01:50:24:00
    G 1223
    Sort Number:
    G 1223
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    Sport & Leisure
    Old motorcycle racing
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    0:01 0:02 0:03 0:04

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