Donald Campbell's Bluebird Trial (1955)

  • Description

    Unused / unissued material - Ullswater, Lake District, Cumbria. Speed ace - Donald Campbell - puts his boat 'Bluebird' through its paces. LS 'Blue Bird' moving at speed - the boat makes several passes. MS Boat in dock. MS. Campbell entering boat. MS Jet Engine firing. LS Boat moving out and returning. (Lav.) Old record suggests material dates from around 22/07/1955. FILM ID:2690.15 A VIDEO FROM BRITISH PATHÉ. EXPLORE OUR ONLINE CHANNEL, BRITISH PATHÉ TV. IT'S FULL OF GREAT DOCUMENTARIES, FASCINATING INTERVIEWS, AND CLASSIC MOVIES. FOR LICENSING ENQUIRIES VISIT
  • Owner

    British Pathé
  • Source

    Youtube (Youtube)
  • License

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  • Further information

    Resource type: Video
    Last modified: 7 months, 3 weeks ago
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    Picture Taken: Unknown
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