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  • Short Summary

    Irish Motorcycle Grand Prix in Ireland (Eire).

  • Description

    Motorcycle race in Ireland (Eire)

    Full titles read: "IRISH GRAND PRIX (MOTOR CYCLING) - A notable event marking a milestone in the history of motoring in Ireland."

    L/S's of the competitors preparing their motorbikes before the race. M/S of motorcyclist strapping his helmet on. Various shots of the competitors preparing for the race. L/S's of the competitors starting the race. They push start their bikes before jumping on and speeding away.

    Numerous shots of bikers speeding down quiet country roads, crowds line the route. M/S of four competitors sitting on their bikes in a line at the end of the race.

    Intertitle reads: "THE WINNER - H. Hassal (Norton) who covered 143 miles in 142 minutes."

    M/S of Mr Hassal sitting on his motorbike smoking a cigarette.

    Note: This is a duplicate copy of a story found on *PM0286* - check for best quality - EB 2001.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    440.13
    Media URN:
    25369
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    19/10/1922
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:03:32:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:15:31:00 / 01:19:03:00
    Canister:
    G 921

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