• Short Summary

    Footage of the British Empire Trophy race in progress at Donnington Park.

  • Description

    Full titles read: "BRITISH EMPIRE TROPHY RACE"

    Various shots motor car racing at Donnington Park. The race is won by Rolt in car number nineteen.

    Cataloguer's note: Note sure of the location of Donnington Park could be in Berkshire, Gloucestershire, or Hereford and Worcestershire.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    993.23
    Media URN:
    49938
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    06/04/1939
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:39:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:33:47:00 / 01:34:26:00
    Canister:
    39/28

Comments (1)

  1. roycousins says

    British Empire Trophy Race at Donington Park, Nottinghamshire (only 3 'N's in Donington) on 1st April 1939.

    Tony Rolt wins in ERA R5B "Remus" (ex-Prince Bira).

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