• Short Summary

    Speedy motorcycle race on the beach at Daytona in Florida.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "British Bikes First Three in USA".

    Daytona Beach, Florida, United States of America (USA).

    LV Pan to back view start of the 8th National Championship 200 Mile Race.

    LV Elev. Pan motorcyclist turning corner. 2 motorcyclists down.

    SV Towards motorcyclists rounding bend.

    MV Towards Nos 57 & 31 riding side by side.

    LV Towards motorcyclists down straight.

    LV Contestants rounding bend pan to back view as they go down straight.

    LV No 78 followed by others round band, pan to back view.

    SV No 36 overtaken. SV Pan No 47.

    LV Motorcyclists round bend pan as they approach next bend.

    SV No 132 rounding bend.

    LV Back view race in progress. Motorcyclist down. LV Motorcyclist falls.

    LV Motorcycle rider falls. Others race past.

    LV GV Bend in course. Race in progress. Cyclist falls - Dick Klamfoth wins on Norton.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1407.38
    Media URN:
    45809
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    21/03/1949
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:45:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:49:40:00 / 01:50:25:00
    Canister:
    49/23

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