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  • Short Summary

    The Ulster Grand Prix is won by W. L. Handley but many competitors crash.

  • Description

    No title - paperwork reads - Ulster Grand Prix - T.T.

    L/S of men tinkering with their motorcycles, the camera pans across to more of them. L/S as two set off and race round a corner, one runs into a ditch, and two men help him out. M/S as another crashes and has to be helped out. L/S as the winner passes through the finish line. M/S of the winner, W.L. Handley, walking along with his friends, M/S as he poses on his motorcycle and blows his nose, he shakes hands with another man.

    Various shots of riders crashing on the same difficult corner, some get thrown completely off their motorcycles but get up and carry on.

    Note: this item contains footage which is the same or similar to 'Ulster Grand Prix' in
    G 1018 on *PM0316*.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    314.26
    Media URN:
    23952
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    03/09/1923
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:55:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:35:41:00 / 01:37:36:00
    Canister:
    G 1011

Comments (1)

  1. jamied says

    "W L Handley" is Walter "Wal" Handley. His bike is a Rex-Acme.

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