• Short Summary

    Motorcycle and sidecar racing at Mallory Park.

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    Item title reads - Sidecars last race of season.

    Motorcycle racing. Mallory Park.

    C/U sidecars lined up on grid for the final race. M/S Owen Greenwood in his Mini special. Various shots as the motorcycles and sidecars set off. Various shots as they speed round the course. M/S pan as cars pass camera. L/S as group of riders come towards camera in cloud of spray. M/S Greenwood's mini racing. L/S group of riders coming round bend with the passengers hanging out of sidecars. M/S Chris Vincent coming towards final bend. Various shots as he races across the line. C/U as official waves flag as he crosses line. M/S and C/U Vincent and passenger Harrison on their machine.

    Various shots of one of the junior races at the Devil's Elbow Bend. One of the riders slides off and crashes into the barrier, he rolls over in the road but gets up and walks off the track. His bike lays in the middle of the track. M/S as another rider comes off and crashes into the barrier, closely followed by a second who skids along. A third rider comes off and crashes very heavily into barrier. M/S as rider comes sliding down track and finishes up on his knees, he waits until other riders have gone past and then runs off the track.

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    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Pathe newsreels
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    02:00:05:00 / 02:01:29:00

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