• Short Summary

    Monte Carlo rally: start in Glasgow, checkpoint in Banbury and boarding ferry at Dover.

  • Description

    Title reads: "Off to Monte".

    Monte Carlo Rally - Glasgow, Scotland, Banbury (Oxfordshire) and Dover, Kent.

    Various night shots car drawing away from the start of rally in Glasgow. M/S driver Donald Bennet, in a Fairthorpe, going past camera. M/S Joe Foster in a Mini Minor going past camera. Tracking shot Eric Fetch, in a Zodiac. M/S checkpoint at Banbury. Maurice Newbold, driving a Ford, comes into the checkpoint, followed by Ian and Jean Miller, in a Austin Healey. C/U Ian and Jean. C/U Charles Healey in a Riley 1500 coming into the checkpoint. C/U Frank Brown in a Ford No 59 moving away from the checkpoint.

    C/U hands on steering wheel. Travel shot on way to Dover as Hubert O'Connor-Rorke goes past camera in Jaguar. Travel shot, at night of road sign for Dover. M/S cars arriving at the checkpoint in Dover. The first car into Dover is a Triumph driven by Edwin Hodson and Lesley Jones. C/U Roy Pindor in a Jaguar arriving at the checkpoint. C/U interior of car as Eric Petch and his co-driver check in. C/U Anne Hall and Valerie Domleo checking in. C/U Sunbeam, driven by John Spare, driving onto the Ferry.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1709.24
    Media URN:
    53114
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    25/01/1962
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:12:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:33:14:00 / 01:34:26:00
    Canister:
    62/8

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