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  • Short Summary

    Mr H. Alexander drives his Ford car up Ben Nevis in Scotland, it takes him 91/2 hours.

  • Description

    Item title reads - "The latest Ford story" or should it be "the story of the latest Ford?" H. Alexander makes ascent of Ben Nevis (Britain's highest mountain) after many exciting & perilous experiences in 91/2 hours. Scotland.

    M/S of the car driving bumpily up from the base of Ben Nevis, people wave as Mr Alexander goes. M/S as the car makes its way further up, various shots as it goes slowly up the track of the mountain, struggling over some bits.

    Intertitle - 'halfway!' M/S as people wave their hats as he comes to a stop, they crowd around the car. L/S as he carries on up the mountain.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    744.15
    Media URN:
    35111
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    24/09/1928
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:24:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:22:56:00 / 01:24:20:00
    Canister:
    G 1540

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