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  • Short Summary

    12 hour internat. sports car race in progress, Whitehead with flowers & champagne, France.

  • Description

    Rheims, France.

    Documentation on file.

    Various shots of race in progress, pass through huge semi-circular looking tyre with Dunlop on it . CU. Peter Whitehead with flowers and champagne.

    (F.G.)

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2622.02
    Media URN:
    78205
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1954
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:03:22:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:08:29:00 / 01:11:51:00
    Canister:
    UN 2637 B

Comments (1)

  1. jamied says

    The event pictured here is the "12 Heures International de Reims", held at the Reims circuit, France.

    The race took place on 3 and 4 July 1954. Here's a link to an original poster for the event....

    http://www.galerie-creation.com/geo-ham-12-heures-intern
    ationales-de-reims-1954-l-7116469.htm

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