• Short Summary

    The new Bluebird jet speedboat is unveiled - it is designed to break world's water speed record.

  • Description

    Blackburn, Lancashire.

    LV. The new Bluebird jet speedboat is about to be unveiled. CU. Flags being removed from exhaust. SV. Bluebird. SCU. Cockpit. CU. Bluebird. CU. Bluebird on craft's side. SV. Donald Campbell in cockpit chatting with George Eyston and Mrs Campbell. SCU. Mrs Campbell, pan to Campbell and Eyston. SV. Campbell and Eyston walking over to the spare engine. CU. Spare engine. SV. Campbell and Eyston looking at engine. CU. Campbell. STV. New Bluebird. It is suppose to win back the water speed record from America.

    (Neg.) (Title Scene "E")

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    489.09
    Media URN:
    26074
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    06/12/1954
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:43:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:26:32:00 / 01:27:15:00
    Canister:
    54/95

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