The Family Navy Prepares 1948

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    Full title reads: "THE FAMILY NAVY PREPARES".

    Wrexham, Norfolk.

    Yachts tied up alongside docks. Small boat launch, it plunges into water. Riggers at work. Riggers tying sails. Women working in linen store. Small gas stoves being overhauled. Frying pans being packed. People packing pots and pans. People at work on yachts - exterior. Women cleaning, men repairing etc. Pan, swabbing decks and shaking linen. Man handing pots and pans to a woman who stores them aboard. Woman polishing glasses in cabin. Close up shot of pots and pans in kitchen. Family coming aboard. Yachts leaving. Close up shot of passengers enjoying sailing onboard large yacht. Cranking sails on large yacht. Launch - "Sparkling Foam" leaving. Passengers waving. Yachts on river, shot taken from "Sparkling Foam." Yacht being punted. Yacht 'Fairway' with lovely white sails. Close up shot of Mr Frank Gardiner of Nottingham, son and daughter tacking. Another yacht bearing down on them. Yachts tacking upstream.

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    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    27/05/1948
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    46579
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    1430.01
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:31:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:00:26:00 / 01:01:57:00
    Canister:
    48/43
    Sort Number:
    48/043
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