Model of Sir Malcolm Campbell's 'Bluebird' racing car.

Made:
1931-1933 in Saint Martin
maker:
E.J. Hamel
Model of Sir Malcolm Campbell's "Bluebird" racing car, 1931.  Front 3/4 view of whole object against dark grey Model of Sir Malcolm Campbell's "Bluebird" racing car, 1931.  Front view of whole object against dark grey background. Model of Sir Malcolm Campbell's "Bluebird" racing car, 1931.  Front 3/4 view of whole object against dark grey

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Model of Sir Malcolm Campbell's "Bluebird" racing car, 1931. Front 3/4 view of whole object against dark grey
Science Museum Group Collection
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Model of Sir Malcolm Campbell's "Bluebird" racing car, 1931. Front view of whole object against dark grey background.
Science Museum Group Collection
© The Board of Trustees of the Science Museum

Model of Sir Malcolm Campbell's "Bluebird" racing car, 1931. Front 3/4 view of whole object against dark grey
Science Museum Group Collection
© The Board of Trustees of the Science Museum

Model of Sir Malcolm Campbell's 'Bluebird' racing car, by E. J. Hamel, Saint Martin, Guernsey, Channel Islands, 1931-1933. The model uses standard Meccano parts - driven with Meccano No.1 clockwork motor.

Details

Category:
Road Transport
Object Number:
1974-612
Materials:
brass (copper, zinc alloy), nickel plated, plastic (unidentified), rubber (unidentified) and steel (metal)
type:
model - representation
taxonomy:
  • visual and verbal communication
  • furnishing and equipment
  • toy - recreational artefact
  • mechanical toy
  • windup toy
  • furnishing and equipment
  • vehicle - transportation
  • land vehicle
credit:
Hamel, E.J.