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  • Short Summary

    The "Bremen" beats "Mauretania's" record time for sailing across the Atlantic.

  • Description

    Item title reads - Atlantic record broken! The "Mauretania" has held the record for 20 years - of 5 days 2 hours 34 minutes. Location unknown.

    L/S as the "Mauretania" sails into the dock.

    Intertitle - 'The "Bremen", specially built and of unique design wins 'Blue Riband' for Germany by margin of 8 hours 17 minutes.'

    L/S of the "Bremen" in the dock. M/S of the ship's side.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    796.22
    Media URN:
    36027
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    25/07/1929
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:50:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:32:29:00 / 01:33:19:00
    Canister:
    G 1627

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