• Short Summary

    Peter Walker wins motor race in Le Mans. France.

  • Description

    Item title reads - British win at Le Mans. France.

    L/S drivers running to cars. Stirling Moss gets underway in his Jaguar, pan as others cars leave. Aerial shots cars going into first bend. Various shots of the race. Two cars flash past people sitting on roof of house. M/S officials in grandstand at night. Various shots cars driving around at night. Dawn shot of cars in pits. L/S car rounding corner. M/S car number 5 crashed by roadside. C/U car. Various shots of the race. L/S Peter Walker's car passing line. M/S car pulling up at pits. M/S crowd. M/S Peter Walker and co-driver Peter Whitehead sat in car.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1461.15
    Media URN:
    47639
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    28/06/1951
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:20:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:18:16:00 / 01:19:36:00
    Canister:
    51/52

Comments (1)

  1. jamied says

    The race took place on 22 and 23 June 1951.

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