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  • Short Summary

    Motorcycle racing, probably in Isle of Man.

  • Description

    Tourist Trophy Race - Isle of Man?

    Motorcycle race for youth (teenage boys). Riders dressed identically, ride or push their motorcycles slowly along road. Large group of riders sitting on their bikes at start of race.

    Rider speeding round a curve during road race, spectators sit on wall or stand behind fence. Motorcycles coming up a hill and turning past an official who stands pointing to right, advertising banners for Dunlop Tyres etc. on hill beside road.

    Pan right with bikes as they head up curving road. Shots of more bikes on this same stretch of road. Motorcycles coming up another hill. Shot looking down at bike driving on road that curves between 2 rock walls. Rider coming around rather sharp curve. Riders making another turn, one rider slips off bike but quickly gets back on.

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    Film ID:
    2476.18
    Media URN:
    77444
    Group:
    Old negatives
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1920 - 1929
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:26:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:38:47:00 / 01:41:13:00
    Canister:
    ON 457 Q

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