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Track action scene, left to right: Car Number 47, LGS-Jaguar Special, Frank Le Gallais, driver (helmet, seated), Delage-ERA, Rob Walker, driver (helmet, seated), Racing Cars Formula One race.

Brighton Speed Trials

  • Title Brighton Speed Trials
  • Source George Phillips Photograph Collection  
  • Description Track action scene, left to right: Car Number 47, LGS-Jaguar Special, Frank Le Gallais, driver (helmet, seated), Delage-ERA, Rob Walker, driver (helmet, seated), Racing Cars Formula One race.
  • Years 1952  
  • Date 1952-09-06
  • Photographer George Phillips  
  • City Brighton  
  • Country England  
  • People Le Gallais, Frank   Walker, Rob  
  • Marque LGS   Delage  
  • Model LGS-Jaguar Special   Delage-ERA  
  • Group/Class Racing Cars Formula One  
  • Vehicle Markings Car Number 47, Delage (radiator badge)
  • Event Brighton and Hove Motor Club Brighton Speed Trials  
  • Venue Madeira Drive  
  • Entrant Frank Le Gallais   Rob Walker  
  • Race Data Frank Le Gallais driving Car Number 47, the LGS-Jaguar Special, ran the fastest time of the Racing Cars Formula One class at 27.31 seconds, Rob Walker driving the Delage-ERA, ran the second fastest time of the Racing Cars Formula One class at 27.40 seconds for the standing start kilometer race.
  • Identifier 2006-001PHIL-1952-b1_29.1_0021
  • Original Format black-and-white negatives  
  • Rights Copyright has been assigned to The Revs Institute. Although copyright was transferred by the donor, copyright in some items in the collection may still be held by their respective creator. The researcher assumes full responsibility for conforming to the laws of libel, privacy, and copyright which may be involved in the use of this collection.

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