• Short Summary

    Rocket powered motorbike tested out by captain of Wembley Speedway Team, Bill Kitchen.

  • Description

    Title reads: "Wembley".

    Wembley, London.

    A potential new land speed record breaker - a rocket powered motorbike.

    C/U of the rocket bike. C/U of the rocket propulsion apparatus affixed to the rear wheel. C/U of Bill Kitchen, Captain of the Wembley Speedway Team, astride the rocket bike in riders togs. Panning night shot of the bike roaring round the track, throwing out a shower of sparks behind it.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1412.05
    Media URN:
    45971
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    07/10/1946
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:36:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:02:47:00 / 01:03:23:00
    Canister:
    46/80

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