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  • Short Summary

    Various men and one lady take part in motor racing on the sands at Skegness.

  • Description

    Item title reads - "Brooklands by the sea". Thousands of holidaymakers enjoy thrills of motor racing on the sands. Skegness, Lincolnshire.

    M/S of one of the racing cars, the camera pans across it to the very pointed nose. Various shots of similar cars. L/S of the cars all lined up on the beach. L/S as they race off along the sand, various shots as the camera follows the cars. One races past a point where men are stood around watching. M/S of the only lady driver, Miss Ivy Cummings, in her car. C/U of her at the wheel.

    Note: there is a yellow tinted version of this item with the same title and footage on *PM0406*.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    406.05
    Media URN:
    19498
    Group:
    Unissued / unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    11/06/1925
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:30:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:06:30:00 / 01:08:00:00
    Canister:
    G 1197

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