• Short Summary

    Motor racer C J P Dodson wins the British Empire Trophy at Donington Park.

  • Description

    Titles read: "DONINGTON PARK" (Leicestershire).

    Several shots of racing cars starting off and speeding around a track in the British Empire Trophy. Winner C J P Dodson crosses the finishing line. Men shake his hand as he gets out of his car wearing a wreath of laurel leaves and a pennant around his neck.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    961.47
    Media URN:
    17146
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    01/05/1938
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:03:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:40:56:00 / 01:41:59:00
    Canister:
    38/34

Comments (1)

  1. roycousins says

    The British Empire Trophy handicap race on 9th April 1938.

    The winner is C J P ("Charlie") Dodson in a 747cc Austin Seven single-seater.

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