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    Full titles read: "Woman's Speed Boat Challenge - First pictures of Miss Carstairs'... hitherto secret motor-boats... fitted with 1,000 h.p. Saunders-Napier aero engines... to recapture Trophy held by America for Britain."

    East Cowes, Isle of Wight, Hampshire.

    M/Ss of the side and back of a new speedboat. M/S of this and another speedboat side by side on the quayside as men unhook ropes from under the boats. Miss Carstairs is seen sitting in one boat with a man in a cap; two other men sit in the boat next to them. C/U of Miss Carstairs in the boat as she smokes a cigarette - she looks quite mannish / butch, in quite a masculine jacket.

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    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    04/06/1928
    Sound:
    Silent
    Media URN:
    34857
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    730.04
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:00:52:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:05:26:00 / 01:06:18:00
    Canister:
    G 1508
    Sort Number:
    G 1508
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    Categories
    Sport & Leisure
  • Stills

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

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