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  • Short Summary

    A rowing race in the bay at Weymouth.

  • Description

    Item title reads: "Atlantic Fleet Regatta. H.M.S. Hood WINS Redman cup - one of the most coveted trophies in the Navy."

    Weymouth, Dorset

    M/S crowd gathered on the deck of a ship, two warships can be seen approaching in the distance. The warship is seen from the side with a number of large rowing boats and crews racing past it, followed by a large launch with steaming chimney. The rowing boats continue upstream passing a number of naval warships on route. in the foreground a ships gun signals the finish of the race. it fires making a large cloud of smoke. sailors on deck with ensigns flying rowing boats and warship the cup is presented and the teams pose.

    Note: A rowing race at sea.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    690.10
    Media URN:
    33182
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    11/07/1927
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:36:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:10:30:00 / 01:12:06:00
    Canister:
    G 1414

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