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  • Description

    Full title reads: "Off Rhode Island. Sovereign V Constellation".

    Rhode Island, United Stats of America (USA). Yacht racing for the Americas Cup trophy.

    GV Sovereign and Constellation in dock at Newport CU Sovereign. LV Crew preparing Constellation for first race. CU Constellation's captain Bob Bavier. LV Crew aboard Sovereign preparing for race. SV Sovereign's skipper Peter Scott. Air view and GV Masses of small and large ships awaiting the start of the race. LV The start of the race. Constellation nearest camera with the white hull. Air view and LV The two boats racing. SV Sovereign. GV The two boats, Constellation already ahead. LV Motor boat following. GV The yachts racing with spinnakers out. Air view Sovereign racing with spinnakers out. Air view both yachts racing with spinnakers out. LV Sovereign with spinnaker out. CU News cameraman. GV Constellation in front, pan to Sovereign quite a way behind. GV The two yachts Constellation well in front now. LV As Constellation crosses the finishing line 5 minutes 34 seconds in front of Sovereign.

    (F.G.)

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    21/09/1964
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    54648
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    1769.04
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:27:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:08:01:00 / 01:09:28:00
    Canister:
    64/77
    Sort Number:
    64/077
  • Appears in...

    Categories
    Sport & Leisure
    WorkSpaces
    America's Cup Americas Cup
  • Stills

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

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