• Short Summary

    Bob Berry attempts to break the world motorcycle speed record on Pendine Sands, Carmarthenshire.

  • Description

    SLATE INFORMATION: Motorcycle World Speed Record Attempt

    WALES: Carmarthenshire:l

    BOB BERRY - MOTORCYCLIST Tries for world motor cycle record on Pendine Sands Carmarthenshire. Seen lying prone on bike at 140 mph. Seen fitting spare parts to the bike

    MOTOR-CYCLE Bob Berry makes attempt of motorcycle speed record. Seen fitting spare parts to the bike. Special saddle in which rider lies flat, to cut down wind resistance. Average speed of 4th run 140 m.p.h. Further attempts postponed owing to weather conditions

    PENDINE SANDS, CARMARTHENSHIRE Bob Berry attempting to break world motor cycle record on bike in prone position at Pandine sands

    Motorcycling
    Background: Bob Berry attempts to break the world motorcycle speed record on Pendine Sands, Carmarthenshire.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVAAGVGNTYWDITBROGX7K6W9UKJZ
    Media URN:
    VLVAAGVGNTYWDITBROGX7K6W9UKJZ
    Group:
    Reuters - Gaumont British Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    12/05/1949
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:10:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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