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  • Short Summary

    Nice footage of motorcars racing up a hill near Worcester.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Nr Worcester. The Shelsley Walsh Hill Climb. Over forty competitors - from home and abroad, in every kind of car - make attempt. Points gained count for European Championship."

    Nr Worcester, Worcestershire.

    Shots of various types of cars being prepared for hill climb race.

    A two seater sports car leaves the start after being waved off by the timekeeper.

    Shots of different cars speeding up the gradients of the hill climb. One of the cars spins off at the corner. People run down to help. The wrecked car is pulled up the hill. Another car spins around completely.

    Another sports car is waved off from the start. Shots of the car coming round the bend. CU of the winner in his car - No. 66. He chats to a man out of shot.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    715.12
    Media URN:
    6316
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    14/07/1930
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:33:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:15:12:00 / 01:17:45:00
    Canister:
    30/13

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