• Short Summary

    PORTUGAL FIRST IN MASS SWIM:


    (NOTE - 15 cross channel swimmers from 12 countries start at cap grenez in France at midnight for Dover - included Portugese and British swimmers.

  • Description

    PORTUGAL FIRST IN MASS SWIM:


    (NOTE - 15 cross channel swimmers from 12 countries start at cap grenez in France at midnight for Dover - included Portugese and British swimmers. Race won by Baptiste Pereira after
    12 hours . 35 mins in the water, 3rd placed Brenda Fisher described the conditions " as worse than in 1951 and was very thrilled with the result" (English).

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA1KJ972LQAG582YNXF5KF3BD2M
    Media URN:
    VLVA1KJ972LQAG582YNXF5KF3BD2M
    Group:
    Reuters - Gaumont British Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    26/08/1954
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:35:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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