• Short Summary

    Prince Birabonese of Siam wins the T.T. race in Ulster. Northern Ireland.

  • Description

    Item title reads - Bira wins Ulster T.T. (Time Trials).

    Ballyclare, Ulster. Northern Ireland.

    C/U of Prince Birabonese of Siam (now Thailand). M/S as the race starts and cars flash past the camera. Various shots of the race in progress. Number 3 Gerard of Leicester leads, Birabonese and Parnel of Derby follow. Various shots of the race in progress. M/S as Prince Birabonese wins. M/S as he is presented with laurel wreath and stands up smiling.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1406.29
    Media URN:
    45771
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    15/08/1946
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:07:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:55:00:00 / 01:57:07:00
    Canister:
    46/65

Comments (1)

  1. JohnB64 says

    This is the Ulster Trophy race on Saturday, 10th August 1946.

    Top 3 finishers (of 6 starters) were:-
    No. 1, Bira (Prince Birabongse), ERA (winner).
    No. 6, Reg Parnell, Maserati 4CL (2nd place).
    No. 3, Bob Gerard, ERA (3rd place).

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