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    Item title reads: " In a choppy 'sea'. Motor boats of all sizes and speeds compete in 50 mile trip up the Thames to Putney."

    Southend to London

    Side view of a small motor boat with two men on the deck, as it cruises along the river. There are cranes visible in the background. The boats cruise with barges to each side. M/S M/S of the back of a boat with Tower Bridge seen clearly in the background. A dingy is towed behind. There are various shots of motor boats and launches as they race and speed through the arches of Putney Bridge. Some go at quite high speeds.

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    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    26/05/1927
    Sound:
    Silent
    Media URN:
    33015
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    682.38
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:04:17:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:55:15:00 / 01:59:32:00
    Canister:
    G 1401
    Sort Number:
    G 1401
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    Categories
    Sport & Leisure Travel & Exploration
    WorkSpaces
    1927/05/26 Wochenschau southend pier
  • Stills

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

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