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  • Short Summary

    Donald Campbell, the Duke of Richmond and others discussing the engine of the new "Bluebird" whilst mechanics work on the car.

  • Description

    Unissued / unused material - dates and locations may be unclear / unknown.

    Coventry, West Midlands.

    Various shots, Donald Campbell with Frederick Charles Gordon-Lennox, the Duke of Richmond, Mr. Phillips, Alfred Owen and Leo Villa discussing engine (a modified Bristol Siddely Brettania 4100 HP engine) of the new "Bluebird". MS Mechanics at work on car.

    LS Landrover with "Bluebird World Land Speed Record Attempt" written on the side. MS Donald Campbell and Duke of Richmond examining panel on Land Rover. Various shots, mechanics at work on the Bluebird.

    Note: "Date received" on original paperwork reads: July 1960.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2970.04
    Media URN:
    85299
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1960
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:07:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:10:20:00 / 01:12:27:00
    Canister:
    UN 3382 E

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