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  • Short Summary

    Channel swimmers on training in Kent.

  • Description

    Dover and Folkestone, Kent.

    MS. Willie Van Rijsel pushing swimmer Margaret Feather into swimming pool during the Channel swimmers practice. MS. Margaret splashing about in pool, laughing. SCU. & CU. Margaret swimming. SCU. Margaret climbing out of pool. MS. Shirley May France's father and coach talking to another man. CU. American swimmer Shirley May France looking out to sea. MS. Willie Van Rijsel (Rysel) diving into swimming pool and swimming. Another swimmer, man, in the pool, swimming, two other men watching him. SCU. Towards, Willie Van Rijsel, man swimmer Abertondo and Margaret Feather, walking after swim. They stop and smile at camera.

    (Mute.Orig.Neg.)

    Date found in the old record - 26/07/1950.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2310.04
    Media URN:
    65698
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:00:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:10:11:00 / 01:11:11:00
    Canister:
    UN 2280 E

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