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    Item title reads - Motor boat (motorboat) race thrills. Lord Louis Mountbatten's 'Shadow' beats Mr Grahame White's 'Gee Whiz' (Gee Wiz) by 3 seconds in 18 mile race. Bournemouth, Dorset.

    M/S as Louis Mountbatten (?) and another man get in their boat and drive off. M/S of 'Gee Wiz' speeding along. L/S as the boats race through the water. M/S as they bump along, M/S of the two of them with 'Gee Wiz' behind. M/S of rowing boats lined up, Louis Mountbatten (?) and the other man climb out onto the side.

    Note: an orange tinted version exists.

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    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    20/08/1925
    Sound:
    Silent
    Media URN:
    19746
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    418.04
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:21:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:05:54:00 / 01:07:15:00
    Canister:
    G 1217
    Sort Number:
    G 1217
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    Categories
    Sport & Leisure
    WorkSpaces
    Dorset
  • Stills

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

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