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  • Short Summary

    Records broken in motor cycle racing on the Isle of Man.

  • Description

    Isle of Man.

    Full titles read: "69 - 71 MPH... - for 3 hrs 47 mins 23 secs ! FG Hicks breaks all records in 264 1/2 mile Light Weight Tourist Trophy Race."

    L/S's of numerous motorcyclist gathering at the start line with their motorbikes, large crowds can be seen watching from a grandstand. L/S's of the race under way the competitors are seen racing around several sharp bends, they are cheered on by crowd members who line the race track.

    L/S of bikers moving slowly around sharp bend with various adverts for "Dunlop" on display. L/S of the winner Hicks being congratulated by a fellow competitor

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    792.18
    Media URN:
    35864
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    13/06/1929
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:30:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:37:51:00 / 01:39:21:00
    Canister:
    G 1615

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