• Short Summary

    Geoff Duke wins Dutch Grand Prix, 500 C.C. - T.T. motorbike race.

  • Description

    Assen, Holland.

    SV towards and pan, start of the Dutch Grand Prix, 500 C.C. - T.T. class race at Assen. SV crowd in stands waving riders away. SV towards, Geoff Duke riding Italian Gilera No 1, leading a bunch of riders as they corner. SV towards and pan, riders rounding a bend and going very near side of road. SV towards and pan, rider rounding bend. LV towards, riders racing through an S-bend. SV bikes passing crowd at speed. SV pan, Geoff Duke racing well in the lead. LV pan, Geoff Duke racing towards finishing straits. SV crowd rising and applauding. SV towards, Duke crosses line. CU Geoff Duke. CU Duke's bike Gilera. AS Duke wearing laurel wreath, in winners stand.

    ( F.G.) (Orig "I") (Title Scene"D")

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    172.22
    Media URN:
    29593
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    15/07/1954
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:42:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:45:47:00 / 01:46:29:00
    Canister:
    54/54

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