• Short Summary

    Speedboat championship in Australia - accident during trial run.

  • Description

    Australia.

    Various shots of the champion speedboat Sunray II, speeding across water at 80 miles per hour on a trial run. LS. Quick as a flash, she overturns when taking a corner. Various shots of rescue boats speeding to the spot. Close up shot of the crew who are taken by ambulance men. Various shots of the speedboat race in progress - Sunray would have been in the race if it was not for the previous accident.

    Note - date found in the old file - 10/03/1947.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2138.10
    Media URN:
    63564
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:03:05:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:26:35:00 / 01:29:40:00
    Canister:
    UN 1648 B

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