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1908 Brooklands August Race Meeting

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Held on the 1st and 3rd August 1908.

At this meeting there occurred the second fatal accident at the track when the Mechanic Herbert Mark Burke was thrown from the Mercedes car of C. Lane when it hit a bridge.[1]

See Also

  • The Times, Thursday, Jul 09, 1908
  • The Times, Monday, Aug 03, 1908
  • The Times, Tuesday, Aug 04, 1908

Sources of Information

  1. The Times, Tuesday, Aug 04, 1908