• Short Summary

    Two cyclists attempt to beat 100 year-old record on Penny Farthings. London to John O'Groats.

  • Description

    Penny Farthing marathon race to be attacked. Stevenage, Hertfordshire.

    SV Brian Thompson and Cyril Munday putting together penny farthing. SV As Penny Farthing bikes are wheeled out. One man mounts and rides off, followed by the other. SV As the two riders go past camera. SV Penny farthing bike ridden towards camera. SV Pan with penny farthing bike.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2223.23
    Media URN:
    57405
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    21/08/1969
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:32:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:45:11:00 / 01:45:43:00
    Canister:
    69/68

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