Jet Speedboat 1964

Star Item


Location unspecified.

VS small jet speedboat travelling over lake. It can travel at 35 mph and has no rudder, it changes direction by water forced off at angles. Three speedboats travel over the lake at the same time. Speedboat lands on shore and is stopped by sandy bank.



Media URN:
Sort Number:
UN 3860 H
Time in/Out:
01:10:19:00 / 01:11:34:00
UN 3860 H
Film ID:
Issue Date:

Comments (0)

We always welcome comments and more information about our films.

All posts are reactively checked. Libellous and abusive comments are forbidden.

Add your comment

To post a comment, please Register or to add a comment
August 2014 marks 100 years since the start of World War One. To honour this landmark occasion, British Pathé have launched this definitive collection of WW1 films.
On 14th April 1912, four days into her maiden voyage, RMS Titanic struck an iceberg. These 15 images have been selected from Pathe's Titanic collection.
Verbal warfare at its best. Here are some of history's greatest retorts and snarling insults. These people certainly didn't mince their words!

Related Videos

Jet Boat

Jet Boat

Demonstration of the Dowty Turbocraft jet speedboat at a lake in Cirencester.

'bluebird' Unveiled

'bluebird' Unveiled

The new Bluebird jet speedboat is unveiled - it is designed to break world's water speed record.

Bluebird's New Power

Bluebird's New Power

Donald Campbell tries out a new engine on his speedboat Bluebird.

Donald Campbell Speed Boat Aka Water-Jet Propelled Speedboat

Donald Campbell Speed Boat Aka Water-Jet Propelled Speedboat "Jetstar" Developed By Late Donald Campbell

Speedboat developed by late Donald Campbell given test run on lake.

Malcolm Campbell Issue Title Pathe Pictorial Hunts For Thrills

Malcolm Campbell Issue Title Pathe Pictorial Hunts For Thrills

Sir Malcolm Campbell's jet propelled speedboat zooms across Lake Coniston.

24 Hour Motor Boat Race Meeting Near Aix Les Bains

24 Hour Motor Boat Race Meeting Near Aix Les Bains

Donald Campbell shows off Bluebird, children race cars and watch motorboat race in France.

Jet Powered Speedboat

Jet Powered Speedboat

Jet powered speedboat demonstration in Rose Bay, Sydney. Australia.

Following on from '10 Tragedies Caught on Film', we bring you part 2 and ten more tragedies that were captured when the reels were recording.
She may never have given a press interview but she is still one of the most famous women in the world. Here are 13 surprising facts you may not know about Queen Elizabeth II.
British Pathe captured many extraordinary events on film over its 80 year history but sometimes the cameras were switched on when tragedy struck.
Franz Reichelt
Are you guilty of perpetuating a story regardless of its truth? Here are some classic urban myths which you may not know are false.
Urban Legends
The Duke of Edinburgh has many talents, but it is his unique way with words that often receives the most attention. 
Life before health and safety laws; men worked at huge heights, balancing on girders and cranes all in order to help build the world's tallest skyscrapers.
The images taken from inside Buchenwald Concentration Camp after its Liberation show us what it was like; it tells us what happened and forces us to remember.
Over its history, the Pathe cameras filmed a number of people who had committed heinous crimes. So in no particular order, these images show ten faces of truly evil men and women.