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    Falmouth, Cornwall.

    Two German girls and an Englishman are getting ready to cross the Atlantic in a sailing boat worth £200. GV. & SV. Polynesian sailing vessel in Falmouth Harbour. SCU. Sailing vessel, with two German girls attending to sails. CU. Ruth Merseburger and Jutta Schultze-Rhonhof furling sails. SCU. Skipper Mr Jim Wharram watching. SV. People on quayside watching. SCU. Shooting down into galley, Ruth preparing meal. CU. Interior galley, Ruth preparing meal. SCU. Mr Wharram hoisting sail. GV. Pan from set sail to Mr Wharram on deck with the two girls.

    (Orig.Neg.) (Title scene B.)

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    19/09/1955
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    31101
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    543.33
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:00:46:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:50:23:00 / 01:51:09:00
    Canister:
    55/75
    Sort Number:
    55/075
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    Categories
    Travel & Exploration
    WorkSpaces
    Lapita Voyage
  • Stills

    0:01 0:02 0:03 0:04

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