• Short Summary

    THE RACE OF THE "TALL SHIPS" FROM FALMOUTH IN BRITAIN SKAGEN IN DENMARK IS OVER, AND TODAY THE SCHOONERS AND WINDJAMMERS ASSEMBLED IN THE HARBOUR AT COPENHAGEN TO BE REVIEWED BY KING FREDERICK THE NINTH.

  • Description

    THE RACE OF THE "TALL SHIPS" FROM FALMOUTH IN BRITAIN SKAGEN IN DENMARK IS OVER, AND TODAY THE SCHOONERS AND WINDJAMMERS ASSEMBLED IN THE HARBOUR AT COPENHAGEN TO BE REVIEWED BY KING FREDERICK THE NINTH.

    IT WAS THE HUNDREDTH BIRTHDAY OF THE ROYAL DANISH YACHT CLUB, AND THE KING MARKED THE OCCASION BY SAILING PAST THE ASSEMBLED SHIPS IN THE ROYAL YACHT, DANNEBROG.

    THE "TALL SHIPS" ARE MOSTLY CREWED BY YOUNG CADETS, AND THEY LINED THE YARDARMS AS KING FREDERICK SALUTED FROM THE BRIDGE OF HIS YACHT. AS THE DANNEBROG PASSED THE 300 TON BRITISH SCHOONER THE WINSTON CHURCHILL, SHE DIPPED HER FLAG IN GREETING.

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    Film ID:
    VLVA9WQZ9E9V32XWAUGRELULWRYQ0
    Media URN:
    VLVA9WQZ9E9V32XWAUGRELULWRYQ0
    Group:
    Reuters - Incuding Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    25/07/1966
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:46:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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