• Short Summary

    Boy scouts hold their annual leg power Grand Prix at Weston-Super-Mare

  • Description

    Weston Super Mare (Weston-Super-Mare).

    GV. Car being lifted over the heads of a crowd. SV. Little boy tinkering with the inside of his car. SV. Boy with a hand drill working on the wheel of a car, camera pans down to the mechanism. GV. A car being measured in a box arrangement to check that it can form two specifications. CV. An official in white coat noting specification. LV. Race in progress along the promenade, camera pans with the first two boys. CV. 'Cubs' watching, one with binoculars. LV. Finish of race with the flag going down on an unidentified car. SV. Little boys (cubs) cheering. TV. Line up of cars and the start of the boys scouts championship section. Camera pans as they head off down the promenade. CV. Boy Scouts cheering. GV. Philip Halloran in the lead, he passes the camera. GV. The end of the race with Philip Halloran winning in Blazeaway III. SV. Philip sitting in his car.

    (Neg.) (Title Scene "G")

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    601.12
    Media URN:
    32170
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    13/09/1956
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:48:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:12:33:00 / 01:13:21:00
    Canister:
    56/74

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