Parry Thomas Car Exhumed At Pendine Sands 1969

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    Pendine Sands, Carmarthenshire, Wales


    LS Of the car covered up on trailer of car. Var. GV's of Pendine sands and the surrounding countryside. CU Sign giving details of World land speed records broken at Pendine. Parry Thomas had died in 1927 during his attempt to regain the record, and his friends had buried his car in the sand. VS Of the exhumed car. The condition of car is pretty bad but the wheels still go round and the cockpit dials can just be seen.

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    British Pathé
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    01:23:56:00 / 01:26:10:00
    UN 4433 D
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    UN 4433 D
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