• Short Summary

    At Lake Mead, Nevada, Donald Campbell smashes his own world water speed record.

  • Description

    Lake Mead, Nevada, United States of America (USA).

    SCU. Donald Campbell getting into cockpit of "Bluebird" - he is challenging his own world water speed record. SCU. Crowds watching. CU. Campbell pulling cockpit cover down. SV. "Bluebird" pulling away from shore for record attempt. SV. Crowds watching. GV. Pan with "Bluebird" at speed. SV. Crowds watching. GV. Pan with "Bluebird" at speed on return run. CU. People watching. SV. "Bluebird" being towed in after record. CU. Campbell standing up in "Bluebird" waving and laughing.

    (F.G.)

  • Tags

  • Data

    Film ID:
    551.10
    Media URN:
    31241
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    21/11/1955
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:50:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:09:34:00 / 01:10:24:00
    Canister:
    55/93

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