Star Item
  • Description

    Salcombe & Dartmouth, Cornwall & Devon.

    The two adventurers cross the Atlantic in 56 days - they started in Canada and finished in England. GV. Orenda being towed and escorted from Salcombe to Dartmouth. SV. The ketch with the two men on deck being towed. & CU. GV. Crowd on the jetty. TV. Ketch coming alongside jetty with flag flying. SV. Mayor and Mayoress of Dartmouth, Mr and Mrs Lavers, standing in the crowd. TV. The two sailors coming up the steps SV. The Mayor and Mayoress being introduced to the sailors, Mayor shakes hands with Battersby and Mayoress shakes hands with Smith. TV. People in small craft watching. SV. Sailors kissing their wives. CU. Smith, camera pans to Battersby.

    (Neg.) (Title Scene "H")

  • Tags

  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    01/11/1956
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    32147
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    599.25
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:00:48:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:35:53:00 / 01:36:41:00
    Canister:
    56/88
    Sort Number:
    56/088
  • Appears in...

    WorkSpaces
    Cornwall
  • Stills

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

Comments (0)

We always welcome comments and more information about our films.
All posts are reactively checked. Libellous and abusive comments are forbidden.

Add your comment