• Short Summary

    Footage of a motocross race in Shropshire.

  • Description

    International Motocross Grand Prix at Hawkstone Park, Salop, Shropshire.

    Various shots of competitors getting ready for the scrambling (or motocross) Grand Prix. They put on helmets, drive to the start line, pick out their starting label from a hat etc. Shots of crowd and of starting line. Motorcyclists set off - various shots of the race and of spectators.

    Narrator talks about the sport of motocross and of how it is gaining in popularity in Britain.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    93.21
    Media URN:
    2501
    Group:
    Colour pictorials
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    20/07/1959
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:01:40:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:47:36:00 / 01:49:16:00
    Canister:
    CP 242

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