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  • Short Summary

    Lady Shaftesbury launches the Shamrock V, Sir Thomas Lipton's fifth Challenger for the America Cup. Gosport, Hampshire.

  • Description

    Item title reads - "Bring that Cup back, Shamrock V for our veteran sportsman owner, who so richly deserves it!" Lady Shaftesbury names and launches Sir Thomas Lipton's fifth Challenger for the America Cup. Gosport, Hampshire.

    M/S as Lady Shaftesbury and Sir Thomas Lipton climb onto the platform by the Shamrock V, the two of them chat. L/S as she smashes a bottle of champagne against the side and it sails off, the crew wave and cheer as they go down slipway. M/S of it sailing along between other boats. M/S of Lady Shaftesbury and Sir Thomas stood together.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    824.24
    Media URN:
    18958
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    17/04/1930
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:52:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:39:53:00 / 01:41:45:00
    Canister:
    G 1703

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