Atlantic Record Broken 1929

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    Item title reads - Atlantic record broken! The "Mauretania" has held the record for 20 years - of 5 days 2 hours 34 minutes. Location unknown.

    L/S as the "Mauretania" sails into the dock.

    Intertitle - 'The "Bremen", specially built and of unique design wins 'Blue Riband' for Germany by margin of 8 hours 17 minutes.'

    L/S of the "Bremen" in the dock. M/S of the ship's side.

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    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    25/07/1929
    Sound:
    Silent
    Media URN:
    36027
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    796.22
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:00:50:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:32:29:00 / 01:33:19:00
    Canister:
    G 1627
    Sort Number:
    G 1627
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