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    No title. New hovercraft - SRN 4 - soon to start cross-Channel ferry service, Southampton, Hampshire.

    L/S SRN 4 Hovercraft in Southampton Waters preparing to leave for Dover. C/U ditto. C/U side of Hovercraft showing name "Seaspeed". Panning shot hovercraft on travelling at speed. L/S Hovercraft at sea, camera pans as the cliffs of Dover appear. M/S hovercraft. Cliffs of Dover in background.

    L/S hovercraft coming into Dover harbour. C/U hovercraft travelling through water. L/S hovercraft about to beach, it comes up onto quayside. M/S hovercraft swinging round to go onto its pads. L/S hovercraft on it's pad and it sinks to the ground. Angle shot propellers, pan to rudders sticking up in the air. M/S people coming out of the trap door at the back. M/S seamen watching. Panning shot as car drives from ramp of hovercraft. Top shot showing hovercraft sitting on its pad.

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    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    16/06/1968
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    56744
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    2063.11
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:10:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:23:50:00 / 01:25:00:00
    Canister:
    68/49
    Sort Number:
    68/049
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    Categories
    Sport & Leisure Travel & Exploration Science & Technology
  • Stills

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

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