• Short Summary

    A new trailer which can be dismantled to make a motor boat and a caravan.

  • Description

    Ripley, Surrey.

    A story about a trailer called the Nomad which can be dismantled so half makes a motor boat and the other half a small caravan / tent. There are several shots of the covered trailer pulled along by a red mini. Various shots as a woman, Linda Dickman, and a man park and take the top off the trailer. They assemble the caravan and the boat using the equipment in the trailer. This involves putting a frame and a canvas on the bottom half to make the caravan, and turning the top half over and fitting a motor to it to make the boat. The man sails away to do some fishing.

  • Tags

  • Data

    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Colour pictorials
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Time in/Out:
    01:02:16:00 / 01:04:07:00
    CP 467

Comments (1)

  1. Unknown user says

    It was interesting to see this video. We have a larger version of this same trailer. It was manufactured in Kitchener, Ontario. Sold at United Trailer in Calgary, Alberta. We have been taking it to car shows behind a 1954 Dodge. It makes quite a picture. Would love to find other owners or those with further info about these trailers.

    Report comment
    Report comment

We always welcome comments and more information about our films.
All posts are reactively checked. Libellous and abusive comments are forbidden.

Add your comment