Water-Title Bid Ends In Smoke 1952

Star Item

Description

Windermere, Cumberland.

MV. Jet boat - White Hawk in shed - Frank Hanning-Lee in cockpit - wife (Sheila Hanning-Lee, water speed ace) inspecting engines at rear. SCU. Hanning-Lee in cockpit. He is going to make an attempt on the Water Speed record.

SV. Mrs. Hanning Lee talking to...

more

Data

Cataloguer:
Mark
Stock:
Black & White
Sound:
Sound
Media URN:
27414
Sort Number:
52/071
Time in/Out:
01:32:48:00 / 01:33:55:00
Canister:
52/71
Film ID:
26.45
Issue Date:
01/09/1952

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

To post a comment, please Register or to add a comment
August 2014 marks 100 years since the start of World War One. To honour this landmark occasion, British Pathé have launched this definitive collection of WW1 films.
yardstare
On 14th April 1912, four days into her maiden voyage, RMS Titanic struck an iceberg. These 15 images have been selected from Pathe's Titanic collection.
Titanic
Verbal warfare at its best. Here are some of history's greatest retorts and snarling insults. These people certainly didn't mince their words!
pope

Related Videos

Hide
University Ladies Hockey

University Ladies Hockey

University ladies' hockey - Oxford beat Cambridge 3 goals to 2. Oxford.

The Grand National

The Grand National

Sheila's Cottage wins the Grand National 1948.

Doray And Sheila

Doray And Sheila

Exhibition dancers Doray and Sheila.

Extra ! Sheila Scott Prepares

Extra ! Sheila Scott Prepares

The aviator Sheila Scott prepares for the London to Sydney air race.

Aerial Photos

Aerial Photos

Sheila Finn, an aerial photographer, at work in small plane flying over Kent.

Hat Fashions

Hat Fashions

Models display the latest collection of Vernier Hats, London.

What Do You Know About You ? - With Sheila Bligh

What Do You Know About You ? - With Sheila Bligh

Short item about why people sniff when they cry.

Following on from '10 Tragedies Caught on Film', we bring you part 2 and ten more tragedies that were captured when the reels were recording.
10MoreTragedies
She may never have given a press interview but she is still one of the most famous women in the world. Here are 13 surprising facts you may not know about Queen Elizabeth II.
dancingqueen
British Pathe captured many extraordinary events on film over its 80 year history but sometimes the cameras were switched on when tragedy struck.
Franz Reichelt
Are you guilty of perpetuating a story regardless of its truth? Here are some classic urban myths which you may not know are false.
Urban Legends
The Duke of Edinburgh has many talents, but it is his unique way with words that often receives the most attention. 
Philip
Life before health and safety laws; men worked at huge heights, balancing on girders and cranes all in order to help build the world's tallest skyscrapers.
Vertigo
The images taken from inside Buchenwald Concentration Camp after its Liberation show us what it was like; it tells us what happened and forces us to remember.
Buchenwald
Over its history, the Pathe cameras filmed a number of people who had committed heinous crimes. So in no particular order, these images show ten faces of truly evil men and women.
Himmler