• Short Summary

    Lady Mayoress of Ramsgate names hovercraft 'Swift'.

  • Description

    Ramsgate, Kent.

    GV. The hovercraft "Swift" on the beach at Ramsgate. LV. As the Lady Mayoress of Ramsgate inaugurates the service - she names the hovercraft which will operate between Ramsgate and Calais. CU. The name of the craft. LV. Dignitaries going aboard hovercraft. LV. Hatch is closed. SV. Propellor turning. LV. Pan as the hovercraft slides back into the sea, turns and heads out. LV. Interior, passengers. GV. From the hovercraft as another passes.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1789.02
    Media URN:
    55150
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    10/03/1966
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:47:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:02:15:00 / 01:03:02:00
    Canister:
    66/20

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