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    ENGLAND: OLD CROCKS DEFY TIME & DELUGE. London-Brighton:- One-hundred-and-forty-seven ancient cars compete on worst Sunday of year in annual race. London to Brighton, England GV Crowds looking at old cars at Powder Magazine at Hyde Park. SV No. 117, 1903 Renault, with E. Rowe. CU Sprung spokes on Renault wheel. GTV Driver & passenger climb into No. 94, a 1902 De Dion Bouton, with Air C.M. Sir Alec Coryton. SV No. 160, Darracq, owned by Gregory - Stirling Moss on right, (Famous young racing driver) CU Stirling Moss. GTV Starting car & climbing in. SCU 2 people in car start to move off. GTV 2 Cars moving off from start, one nearest camera No. 23, Hurtu, 1897, J..Pidgeon. SV Spectators. BV Cars away down road, one with fringed canopy. SV No. 103, Riley tricar 1904, towards over Westminster Bridge, with E.P. Shaw, (Houses of Parliament & Big Ben in b-g) SV Pan 4-seater car over Westminster Bridge, Houses of Parliament in b-g. Travel Shot Past spectators' cars in the country. CU Travel Shot Type in old car trying to keep warm in face, against strong wind. Travel Shot No. 132, Panhard Levassor, 1903, with A. Prince, overtaking No. 94+1902 De Dion Bouton with Air C.M. Sir Alec Coryton. CU Driver & passengers in 132 Pan down to front of car. Travel Shot No. 132, overtaking 1901 Panhard Levassor. STV Pan Type who was previously trying to keep warm, passes. Travel Shot Past road sign 'BRIGHTON' GV No. 152, 1903, Panhard Levassor, with J.B. Hobbs, towards at Brighton. CU PAN Ditto. SV Winner, J.E. Hobbs, receiving pennant.



    ENGLAND: OLD CROCKS DEFY TIME & DELUGE. London-Brighton: - One-hundred-and-forty-seven ancient cars compete on worst Sunday of year in annual race. Brighton, London, England GV Crowds looking at Old cars at Powder Magazine at Hyde Park. SV No. 117, 1903 Renault, with E. Rowe. CU Sprung spokes on Renault wheel. GTV Driver & passenger climb into No. 94, a 1902 De Dion Bouton, with Air C.M.Sir Alec Coryton. SV No. 160, Darracq, owned by Gregory - Stirling Moss on right, (Famous young racing driver) CU Stirling Moss. GTV Starting car & climbing in. SCU 2 People in car start to move off. GTV 2 cars moving off from start, one nearest camera No 23, Hurtu, 1897, J. Pidgeon. SV Spectators. BV Cars away down road, one with fringed canopy. SV No. 103, Riley Tricar 1904, towards over Westminster Bridge, with E. P. Shaw, (Houses of Parliament & Big Ben b-g) SV Pan 4-seater car over Westminster Bridge, Houses of Parliament in b-g. Travel Shot Past spectators' cars in the country. CU Travel Shot Type trying to keep face warm from strong wind, in old car. Travel Shot No. 132, Panhard Levassor, 1903, with A. Prince, overtaking No. 94, 1902 De Dion Bouton Air C. M. Sir Alec Coryton. CU Driver & passengers in No. 132 Pan down to front of car. Travel Shot No. 132, overtaking 1901 Panhard Levassor. STV Pan Type who was previously trying to keep warm, passes. Travel Shot Past road sign 'BRIGHTON' GV No. 152, 1903, Panhard Levassor, with J. B. Hobbs, towards at Brighton. CU Pan Ditto. SV Winner, J. B. Hobbs receiving pennant. 127ft



    Vehicles; Weather; Veteran Car Rally; Great Britain




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    London - Brighton

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    Film ID:
    VLVACSSQTKS7C2DI7D0N91HD8T5K5
    Media URN:
    VLVACSSQTKS7C2DI7D0N91HD8T5K5
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    22/11/1951
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    MXF
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:24:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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