• Short Summary

    Mr D. Campbell tests underwater escape apparatus before making world water speed record bid.

  • Description

    Tolworth.

    LV Mr Donald Campbell getting into mock-up of Bluebird's cockpit. He has to test under water escape apparatus before trying to make a world's water speed record. SCU Mr Campbell putting on helmet and adjusting breathing apparatus. SCU people watching. SV cockpit being slung over water tank. SCU Campbell in cockpit. SV cockpit being lowered into water. SV people watching from side. CU Campbell in cockpit under water. SCU bubbles escaping. SCU Campbell opening cockpit cover. CU Campbell opening cockpit cover. CU Campbell freeing himself and floating to surface. SV Campbell leaving tank. SCU people watching. SCU Mr Donald Campbell.

    (Neg.) (Title Scene "K")

  • Tags

  • Data

    Film ID:
    252.10
    Media URN:
    30139
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    21/10/1954
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:08:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:21:22:00 / 01:22:30:00
    Canister:
    54/82

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