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New Zealand Grand Prix, Ardmore, Manukau County, Auckland, 10 Jan 1959

Reference Number: 1/2-132152-F

The New Zealand Grand Prix field at Ardmore, Manukau County, Auckland, 10 January, 1959, shortly after the start. Leading (front, right) is Harry Schell (Maserati), then Joakim Bonnier (Maserati), Carroll Shelby (Maserati), Jack Brabham (Cooper, no 4), Stirling Moss (right, Cooper, no 7), Bruce McLaren (Cooper, no 47), Merv Neil (Cooper, no 37), Ross Jensen (right, Maserati), Bib Stillwell (centre, Maserati), Tom Clark (left, Ferrari, no 22), Syd Jensen (centre, Cooper, no 14), John Mansel (Maserati). Approaching the corner are Pat Hoare (Ferrari), Len Gilbert (obscured, Cooper-Bristol), Ken Harris (Ferrari Monza, no 9), Allen Freeman (Lago-Talbot).Photographer unidentified.

Key terms:
1 image, related to Bruce Leslie McLaren, Syd Jensen, Harry Schell, Joakim Bonnier, Carroll Shelby, Jack Brabham, Stirling Moss, Merv Neil, Ross Jensen, Bib Stillwell, Sir Thomas Edwin Clark, John Mansel, Pat Hoare, Len Gilbert, Ken Harris, Allen Tourell Freeman, New Zealand International Grand Prix, Ardmore, Lago-talbot automobiles, Cooper automobiles, Maserati automobiles and Ferrari automobile.

Part of:
New Zealand Free Lance : Photographic prints and negatives, Reference Number PA-Group-00079 (849 digitised items)

Extent: 1 b&w original negative(s)Film negative. Horizontal imageSingle negative

Conditions governing access to original: Not restricted

Other copies available: File print available in Turnbull Library Pictures796. Motor racing 1959(PFP-015845)

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