• Short Summary

    Footage of the 15th Motor Show at Earl's court, London.

  • Description

    New ideas for road transport. Earls Court, London.

    CU Angle shot radiator and cab of Thornycroft Mighty Antar. MV Mighty Antar. CU Driver in cab. GV rear part of chassis showing eight wheels. Man standing between wheels. GV Show. SV People looking at cutaway of engine. SV People walking past lorries. GV Leyland Olympic single-decker bus. CU Front of bus. GV Interior of bus. SV Smallest vehicle in show - Renault 4/5 cwt. delivery van. Man walks towards to open door. CU Door being opened showing interior of van. SV Men looking at engine of Daimler single deck bus chassis. SV Chassis. CU Cutaway engine. SV Another cutaway engine. GV Scammell Explorer tractor. SV Wheels of tractor on bumps and in ruts. CU Front of tractor showing wheels and axle in acute angle. GV Show.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1488.35
    Media URN:
    48562
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    28/09/1950
    Sound:
    sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:02:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:43:40:00 / 01:44:42:00
    Canister:
    50/78

Comments (3)

  1. jamied says

    "Thorneycroft Mighty Antar" should read Thornycroft, (needs changing in tags too).

  2. jamied says

    The "Scammell tractor" referred to is a Scammell Explorer.

  3. British Pathé says

    Thanks.

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