• Short Summary

    The Alvis Cross Country Load Carrier amphibious vehicle is shown off.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Devon. Truck For Land And Sea".

    LV the Stalwart Truck going up a hill it reaches the top and the front wheels are suspended in the air as it goes over the top and then it drops forward and goes down the hill. LV as it goes across very rough ground to show off the independent suspension of all six wheels. LV the truck coming towards camera and past. SV tracking shot the truck at speed across reasonable flat ground. LV pan the truck at speed across sand to go into the water it splashes into the water. GV the tracking shot the truck moving along in the water. GV the truck going into the water. CU pan across the cab of the truck. SV the truck coming through the water towards camera. GV as it starts to come out of the water. LV as it comes out of the water turns and goes past camera.


    Cataloguer's Note: This Alvis Cross Country Load Carrier amphibious vehicle is designed for military and commercial use - MD.

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    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Pathe newsreels
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:28:10:00 / 01:29:13:00

Comments (2)

  1. Unknown user says

    The military vehicle seen here is the prototype FV620 Alvis Stalwart. The very same vehicle is seen undergoing further tests in clip 2641.11.

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  2. Lokus-Pokus says

    Cool! Are they still available for sale? Has been looking everywhere: http://www.truck1.eu/ but found only the newer ones.

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