• Short Summary

    New race course track is opened in Aintree where international car race is soon to be held.

  • Description

    Aintree.

    CU motor car (racing variety) speeding round track. GV Aintree's new race track. SV Mrs Topham starting Ken Wharton on first run on track. He is followed by Reg Parnell. SV towards and pan, car round bend.

    (Neg & Lav.) (Orig. "F")

    Nuneaton.

    GV line of vehicles on new proving ground at Nuneaton, & SV. Commercial vehicles, & SV bus and coaches. SV crowd. GV Jaguar Le Mans, making first round of track. LS new Morris Oxford on steering pad, & SV. CU pan, recording instrument on steering wheel (on Morris Oxford.) CU engineers inside with instruments. SV travel shot, Wolseley on cobbles. SCU wheel on cobbles. SV towards pan, car going over bumps. SV Austin coming through dust tunnel. SV pan, Austin going through water splash (same car). SV pan, car going over bumps.

    (Neg. & Lav.)

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    164.08
    Media URN:
    29456
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:21:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:18:20:00 / 01:19:41:00
    Canister:
    54/40

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