World's Fastest Tank - Version A 1931

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    Full title reads: "Rahway. World's fastest tank. Ten ton 'fort on wheels' roars along at a mile-a-minute on first tests."

    Rahway, United States of America.

    A new design of tank is shown off. It speeds towards the camera and is then driven over a testing track. We see the tank speeding along a road. BV of the driver's head. The tank speeds away down the road.

    This material is from 1930s Extras Reel 1 - keep separately from original newsreels.

    N.B. It is not clear which version is longer this one or 755.34.

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    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    22/01/1931
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    6206
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    709.06
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:15:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:07:11:00 / 01:08:26:00
    Canister:
    31/7
    Sort Number:
    31/007
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