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  • Short Summary

    Malcolm Campbell's 'Bluebird' car is wheeled out of garage at Pendine.

  • Description

    Titles read: 'Pendine - Better luck next time! Capt. Campbell, after attaining 135 miles an hour in first try out of his "Napier-Campbell 450 hp "Bluebird", has to abandon attempt, owing to defect in gear box.'

    Wales.

    M/S of people standing on walls outside motor garage. Pan left to show the 'Bluebird' being pushed out by mechanics and crew. People follow the car.

    For complete story see G 1361.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2408.08
    Media URN:
    76468
    Group:
    Old negatives
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1927
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:37:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:12:58:00 / 01:13:35:00
    Canister:
    ON 321 B / C

Comments (1)

  1. jamied says

    Slightly more footage from this event can be seen in clip 664.27.

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