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    The Boat Show at Earls Court, London.

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    Item title reads - Boat Show, London-on-Sea.

    Earls Court.

    Various shots mass of small yachts going to sea from beach. M/S Interior Earls Court Boat Show. M/S pan down sail to the new 'Mirror' 16 foot sailing dinghy. Various shots man looking inside dinghy. L/S 'The Little Romany' sailing boat £60. M/S of the show. M/S of the 'English Rose' Atlantic rowboat. M/S pan along showing interior of rowboat. M/S and C/U toolboxes and equipment. Various shots of two men constructing D.I.Y. Hovercraft. C/U of plans of the kit.

    M/S of the 'Express Air Rider' slow zoom in to man taking cover off cockpit. M/S Cyril Lord's speedboat E9,400 Aquarama. M/S controls and steering wheel. M/S of the 'Yolande', £30,000 luxury yacht, biggest at show. M/S interior of yacht, a woman walks from galley to lounge with tray of tea. Various shots sailing boats at the show. Various shots of the 'Roundabout' belonging to Max Aitken. Various shots of people onboard their yacht at Cowes. Various shots yachts sailing up quiet river. Various shots a flying boat in the air. M/S man carrying boat to water's edge, he gets in with fishing rod but sinks. Various shots yachts. M/S of a land yacht

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    Pathe newsreels
    British Pathé
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    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:43:27:00 / 01:46:34:00

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  1. Unknown user says

    A fabulous piece of footage that pays homage to the initial days of the London Boat Show. It really shows how it all began and to compare the progression forward to today is amazing.

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