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  • Short Summary

    Vintage cars around the streets of London and going down to Brighton.

  • Description

    Item title reads: " 51 "Old Crocks" - make the historic journey on 31st anniversary of Motorists' Emancipation Day. 41 completed the trip, covered with oil and glory."

    London To Brighton

    Various shots of old vintage cars stationary in a street. Moving shot from a vehicle to a vintage car ahead. One has a canopy on top. A man in cricket jumper turns a handle to crank the engine. M/S cars on the road. Some have passengers at the back - facing the other way. Shot of cars moving across Westminster Bridge. It's a misty day,with Big Ben in the background. M/S car with a sun canopy ahead on a country road. M/S of buses and trams on a sunny day. High angle shot as the cars arrive in a Sussex town.

    Note: early version on the London to Brighton vintage car run.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    706.07
    Media URN:
    33499
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    17/11/1927
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:16:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:08:21:00 / 01:09:37:00
    Canister:
    G 1451

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