J. Thorp wins the Aintree Century motorcycle race. Merseyside.
Item title reads - Race of a century.
Aintree Century motorcycle race. Merseyside.
Various shots of Bob McIntyre on 499 cc Norton at start of race. M/S as they race off. Various shots as they speed around the course with J. Hartle, McIntyre, Mike Hailwood and J. Thorp in the lead. M/S Thorp out in front. M/S people watching from stands. M/S as J. Thorp speeds across the finish line first followed by Hartle and Shepherd. M/S man shaking his hand and putting laurel wreath over his head.