Parry Thomas is killed trying for the land speed record
Item title reads: "Mr. Parry Thomas. Famous racing motorist- killed whilst making an attempt on World's record."
Pendine Sands, South Wales
Parry Thomas sits in 'Babs' and poses. The car 'Babs' is pushed up a slope The press are seen nearby.
A sequence follows with 'Babs' hurtling down a slope onto the sands, and speeding along attempting to break the record. The burnt out looking vehicle stands stationary in the sand. A man shovels sand at the tyres.
Note: this sequence has been recut from 672.10 G 1377 - Race for Speed Record.