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  • Short Summary

    The people of a sleepy Devon village catch their first glimpse of a motor car.

  • Description

    Clovelly, Devon.

    Intertitle: "'IS IT BELIEVABLE?' For the first time, this quaint Old-World Devon Village sees a Motor Car".

    M/S of a motor car driving through a narrow village street, people a leaning over the railings of a raised pavements to get a glimpse of this rare sight. L/S of a care bumping down a cobbled street, the villagers run after the car, some carrying cameras, a Policeman walks beside the car. M/S of the car coming down a lane, towards a group of villagers and three men leading donkeys blocking the way.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    212.23
    Media URN:
    21548
    Group:
    Unissued / unused
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    27/08/1920
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:49:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:28:56:00 / 01:29:45:00
    Canister:
    G 697

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