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    Cars in Dover prepare to travel to France to take part in the Monte Carlo Rally

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    Location: Dover, England / Great Britain.

    Story about cars and drivers leaving snow-covered Dover to take part in the Monte Carlo Rally.

    VS. line of cars waiting amidst snow shower in the Dover car park, including cars nos. 86, 76, 77, 95. VS. of cars 107, 112 and others filling up with petrol from the pumps within Dover harbour area.

    MSs. of drivers working under car 83 as it stands in the car park. VS. of cars assembling in the car park inc. cars 105, 108. MSs. of drivers of car 88 changing the front wheels while they wait in the car park. VS. of drivers fitting extra wheels onto their roof racks and of them adjusting their engines inc. cars 97 & 96.

    MS. sign outside building RAC "Monte Carlo Rally Control". GV. cars lined up in car park. MS. two women entrants standing beside their car. VS. of cars going aboard the car ferry inc. cars 107,103,106,105,81, 113,114,110. Two good shots of British Railways car ferry leaving Dover Harbour. CU. plaque "Dover Harbour Board 1606".

    (Mute Orig. Negative).

    Note: The paperwork includes a list of all British drivers taking part in the 1966 Monte Carlo Rally.

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    Film ID:
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    Unissued unused
    British Pathé
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    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:11:43:00 / 01:15:51:00
    UN 4098 F

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  1. Unknown user says

    Amongst the cars visible in this clip are:

    At 0:01, car 77 is the Rover 2000 of Tony Costello.

    At 0:05, car 76 is the NSU of Alec Lobb.

    At 0:10, car 86 is the Mini of Roy Pinder.

    At 0:19, car 95 is the Ford Cortina of James Bullough.

    At 0:27, car 27 is the Ford Cortina of Alan Allard.

    At 0:33, car 81 is the Mini Cooper of Fred Rogers.

    At 0:35, car 107 is the Hillman Imp of Rosemary Smith.

    At 0:43, car 90 is the Ford Cortina of John Brisbane.

    At 0:51, car 112 is the Simca 100 of Michael Lane.

    At 1;16, car 83 is the Ford Corsair of Edwin Hodson.

    At 1:31, car 107 is the Sunbeam Tiger of Andrew Cowan.

    At 1:35, car 108 is the MG Midget of John Sprinzel.

    At 1:42, car 88 is the Mini Cooper of James Gardner.

    At 2;26, car 96 is the Mini of Howard Power.

    At 3;11, car 103 is the Ford Cortina of Gordon King.

    At 3:31, car 113 is the Volvo of Graham Warner.

    At 3:39, car 114 is the Mini Cooper of Dan Margulies.

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