• Short Summary

    Shots of Ken Tyrrell - Formula One racing team manager.

  • Description

    Unissued / Unused -

    Tilt up from tyre to door of truck owned by 'Tyrrell Brothers of Ripley (Surrey)'. Shots of men working on Formula 1 racing car. Pan around dilapidated sheds. Piece to camera by news reporter talking about Ken Tyrrell's desire to build a Formula One racing car. MS of Tyrrell car in pits lane. More shots of workshop.

    Ext of East Hawsley School. Shots of local shops. VS of WWII Bombers. Still photographers of Tyrrell in old style racing car.

    Interview with Ken Tyrrell. Intercut with workshop. Shots of the Tyrrell home. Interview with Ken and his wife Nora. Many of the trophies won by the Tyrrell team are behind them.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Unissued unused
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1970 - 1979
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Time in/Out:
    01:39:37:00 / 01:44:37:00
    UN 4661 E

Comments (2)

  1. Unknown user says

    Reducing this clip's current date range, the reporter described Ken Tyrrell as being "47 years old". This helpfully places the year of filming as either 1971 or 1972.

    "East Hawsley" in text and tags should read East Horsley.

    "Tyrrell in old style racing car." - it's a Cooper 500.

    "Shots of the Tyrrell home." - that begins with Tyrrell coming up his driveway in his Ford Cortina Mk III 2000GXL.

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  2. Unknown user says

    Very cool video! Ken and Nora were special people.

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