Detail

Title ID 1617Collection ID498
Title[Dennis Fire Engine Tours Guildford, Godalming and Haslemere]
Date1967
Collection[SHC / Govier / Smith] Dennis Company
Genre/TypeProfessionalCorporateNon-fictionActuality/Factual
ThemeWorking Life Urban Life Public Services
KeywordsCompanies Fire Services Motor Vehicles Racing
Location
LocalGuildford Godalming Haslemere Silverstone
RegionalNorthamptonshire Surrey
NationalEngland United Kingdom
Credits
ProductionBBC [?]
ParticipantsBill Harding
Format16mm Colour Silent
Duration11 min. 10 sec
Copyright & AccessCopyright restrictions apply, contact Screen Archive South East for details

Summary

Images of the new Dennis F.44 Fire Engine driving around the streets of Guildford and Godalming, and on country tracks. The vehicle, with its Rolls Royce engine and automatic gearbox, is also filmed at Silverstone racetrack where it out-performs the Dennis F.36 Fire Engine. [Additional Siverstone material on TID 1620]