• Short Summary

    British driver Captain George Eyston officiallly breaks world's speed record.

  • Description

    SLATE INFORMATION: The Fastest Man on Earth

    USA: Utah: Bonneville Salt Flats:
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    * * Overlaid music heard during the following shots SOT * *
    Captain George Eyston (British racing and land speed record car driver) preparing to drive his racing car 'Thunderbolt' / Various of Thunderbolt racing car speeding across salt flats (breaks world speed record at 345.49 m.p.h. / Various of mechanics checking car after record-breaking drive / Eyston smiling
    Background: British driver Captain George Eyston officiallly breaks world's speed record.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA6CTTSO0OQL6F40MQ1TELZZ0U6
    Media URN:
    VLVA6CTTSO0OQL6F40MQ1TELZZ0U6
    Group:
    Reuters - Gaumont British Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    29/08/1938
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:56:00
    Time in/Out:
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    Canister:
    N/A

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