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  • Short Summary

    Motor car racing around the famous banked track at Brooklands.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Brooklands. 500 Miles 'All Out'. E R Hall in a MG Magnette wins the World's fastest race against Britain and Europe's best racing drivers."

    Brooklands, Surrey.

    Various shots of motor car racing around the famous banked track at Brooklands. LS of crashed car with lots of smoke rising up. The race however continues. VS the winner is congratulated at the end of the race. He takes a drink of champagne.

    Action Decomposing.

    N.B. Item found in Unidentified Gazettes reel. May be missing item 33/75.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2743.04
    Media URN:
    80790
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    18/09/1933
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:46:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:08:59:00 / 01:10:45:00
    Canister:
    33/75 / UNI GAZ ROLL 52

Comments (2)

  1. jamied says

    The race was the BRDC 500.

    "E R Hall" was Eddie Hall.

    HIs car is an MG K3 Magnette.

  2. roycousins says

    The BRDC 500-Mile Race on Saturday 16th June 1933.

    The fire was caused by Watson's just-refuelled MG cartwheeling end-over-end along the banking. The driver did not survive.

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