Rome - Around The World In A Tiny Boat Lner 1937

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    Full title reads: "ROME".

    Rome, Italy.

    Several men in a barge - quite small working on the last preparation for trip around the world. A man looking on the map with route drown on it. Close up shot of the map with the man's hand showing the route. This is the man who is going on this trip. Little boat moving across the water. The man in the boat.

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    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    19/08/1937
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    15997
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    931.31
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:00:23:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:26:13:00 / 01:26:36:00
    Canister:
    37/66
    Sort Number:
    37/066
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