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  • Short Summary

    Motorbikes on start grid, race in progress and winner Gary Hocking receiving laurels at end.

  • Description

    Unissued / unused material - dates and location may be unclear / unknown. 1961?

    Dundrod, Ulster, Northern Ireland.

    MS No.1. in pits. LS Rider taking positions on starting grid. MS No. 7. on grid. MS. No. 9. on grid, No. 45 in background. MS No. 4. on grid. CU No.1. signing autograph. CU No.1 positioning for off. MS Starting grid.

    LS Start of the Ulster Motorcycle Grand Prix. camera pans with bikes. Various LS, Riders approaching camera and going off picture on right. (Head in foreground obscuring some of these shots.) High shot from the bridge, riders approaching camera, camera pans with last rider. MS Back view of crowd at rail. LS No. 20 rounds hairpin bend. LS No.1. rounds hairpin bend. LS No. 6,8,49, 38 running hairpin bend. LS Nos. 46 and 7. LS Nos. 11 and 1 take the bend. LS No. 7 on hairpin bend. MS Crowd. Pan shot from L. to R. of No.1. MS No. 7. 12, 40 coming into pits at finish. CU Winner Gary Hocking from Southern Rhodesia / Zimbabwe, No 45, drinks bottle of lemonade. Various shots, Hocking receiving laurels, runners up receiving prizes on stand. MS Crowd applauding. LS From bridge, show cars on parade and people walking away after the end of the race meeting.

    Note: This material probably unused shots and offsets from item 61/66

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2990.24
    Media URN:
    85686
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1960 - 1969
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:05:10:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:54:04:00 / 01:59:14:00
    Canister:
    UN 3529 B

Comments (1)

  1. shermars says

    Regarding the year, the white coated official seen most clearly in stills 16-20, is my father (David (Davy) Barnes) who died in 1966. Early 60s would seem to be correct.

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