• Short Summary

    EACH YEAR HAMILTON HARBOUR IN BERMUDA IS THE SCENE FOR A BOAT RACE OF AN ORIGINAL KIND.

  • Description

    1.
    LV.CROWD LINING DOCK EDGE.
    0.03

    2.
    SCU.CAR-BOAT DUMPED IN WATER - BOY JUMPS IN AFTER IT.
    0.10

    3.
    SV.BUS-BOAT "HMS CAPRICE".
    0.16

    4.
    RV."HMS CAPRICE".
    0.20

    5.
    SV PAN..BLACK WHALE BOAT - PAN HEAD TO TAIL.
    0.27

    6.
    SV.OUTRIGGER-ONE GIRL AND FOUR BOYS IN TOP HATS.
    0.32

    7.
    SV.RAFT WITH PALM TREES.
    0.36

    8.
    SV.BED-BOAT.
    0.42

    9.
    SCU.PING-PONG TABLE BOAT.
    0.47

    10.
    SV.OUTHOUSE BOAT.
    0.51



    Initials RE/N/MR/PB


    SPORT: BOAT RACING

    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

    Background: EACH YEAR HAMILTON HARBOUR IN BERMUDA IS THE SCENE FOR A BOAT RACE OF AN ORIGINAL KIND.IT'S KNOWN AS THE "NON-MARINES BOAT RACE".THIS YEAR 40 WERE ENTERED AND HALF CAPSIZED OR SUNK BEFORE REACHING THE FINISHING LINE.

    AMONG THE ODD ASSORTMENT WHICH LINED UP IN QUEST OF RACING HONOURS WAS A 35-SEATER BUS MANNED BY ROYAL NAVY SAILORS.ITS OPPOSITION INCLUDED A DUMMY WHALE, AN OUTHOUSE AND A FLOATING BRASS BED.THOUSANDS WATCHED AND CHEERED.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA7UH86B1Z8RCNJHE6BPEJ0DPUD
    Media URN:
    VLVA7UH86B1Z8RCNJHE6BPEJ0DPUD
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    03/08/1963
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:51:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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