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  • Short Summary

    Slow motion shots of racing cars going around a curved racing track.

  • Description

    Motor car racing.

    Shot of a race track with its curving side, shot from interior side of track. Various slow motion shots of racing cars going around the track.

    Note: some sections of spacing between shots.

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    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Old negatives
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1910 - 1919
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:18:12:00 / 01:26:31:00
    ON 457 B

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  1. roycousins says

    BARC Meeting in 1923 at Brooklands

    The car (No.1) seen at 04:55 is John Parry-Thomas's Leyland Eight. There is an odd dark shape in front of the riding mechanic (seen more clearly at 07:19). This may be due to the fact that his passenger in the Autumn "Short Handicap" race was a "cinematograph operator" (I wonder where that footage is?).
    The car (No.2) seen at 06:32 is Captain J.E. Howey in a second Leyland Eight.
    Also seen in this film is one of the bullet-shaped silver Wolseley Moths.

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