• Short Summary

    The Duke of Edinburgh today visited the Tyseley, Warwickshire, headquarters of the Rover Car Company to see the assembly of engines and to talk to the workers.

  • Description

    The Duke of Edinburgh today visited the Tyseley, Warwickshire, headquarters of the Rover Car Company to see the assembly of engines and to talk to the workers. Here he is talking to one of the oldest employees, 74 year-old Mrs. Lilley. During his tour the Duke drove the experimental gas turbine car, the T Three. He reached speeds of up to 70 miles per hour over the private test track. The Duke is the only person- other than the company's staff who have so far driven the T Three.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA5O555EGNX2WUFSFMZUAJCSGQT
    Media URN:
    VLVA5O555EGNX2WUFSFMZUAJCSGQT
    Group:
    Reuters - Incuding Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    14/02/1958
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:01:05:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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