• Short Summary

    Kavanagh wins international motorcycle race.

  • Description

    Silverstone, Northamptonshire.

    SV competitors coming up to the starting line (first seven for super title). CU competitor at the start. SCU Girl mechanic astride Norton No 73. SV crowd. CU starters flag. LV start of race. Pan to back view. SV crowd. SV motorcycle racing around a bend. LV pan No 73 leading field closely followed by No 84. GV race in progress. SV competitors rounding a bend. SV competitors rounding another bend. CU angle shots, competitors rounding another bend. SV pan with No 73. LV No 73 crossing line to win race. SV T. K. Kavanagh the winner.

    (Orig.Neg.) (title scene "A")

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    118.25
    Media URN:
    28851
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:58:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:39:13:00 / 01:40:11:00
    Canister:
    53/75

Comments (1)

  1. jamied says

    The event took place on 26 September 1953.

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