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  • Short Summary

    North West London Car Club v Chelmsford Police car rally.

  • Description

    Chelmsford, Essex.

    LS. Cars, and people, gathered at Chelmsford for start of car rally - two clubs competing North West London Car Club and Chelmsford Police Car Club. People milling around, cars parked, mainly vintage cars, with people working on them. MS. Car backing out of archway & general view of cars parked. MS. Car passing camera. LS. Tracking shot, back of car passing and front view. MS. Man laying pole in road, car backing over it and standing pole upright. MS. Onlookers. MS. Sports car performing. MS. Onlookers. MS. Racing car. MS. Time keeper. MS. Saloon. CU. Saloon passing camera. CU. Rear view, saloon passing camera & front view. MS. Racing car crossing line. MS. Onlookers. MS. Sports car. MCU. Onlookers. MS. Sports car.

    (Orig.Neg.)

    Date found in the old record - 08/05/1949.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2513.12
    Media URN:
    77660
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1949
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:03:31:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:35:08:00 / 01:38:39:00
    Canister:
    UN 2174 B

Comments (1)

  1. jamied says

    The car seen at 00:13, (Reg. No. MG 7553), is an Austin 7 Special. Incidentally, this car is still running in 2012.

    The car at 00:44, (Reg. No. LVW 991), is an MG TC and was, (or had been), an Essex police car.

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