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  • Short Summary

    Sports day for sailors from the Royal Navy.

  • Description

    Torquay, Devon.

    Title: "Atlantic Fleet Sports. Competitors from every ship content in novel agile & strenuous events".

    M/S of sailors in a tug of war. M/S of a group of sailors from the Royal Navy watching the events from the edge of the field. M/S of a four legged race (three sailors with their feet tied together, the middle one runs backwards). M/S of a gymnastics display; sailors do handstands on and tumbles over chairs.

    Cuts exist - see separate record.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    538.13
    Media URN:
    28110
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    19/07/1926
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:07:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:19:54:00 / 01:21:01:00
    Canister:
    G 1312

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