• Short Summary

    Aleks Wozniak wants to cross the English Channel on skis.

  • Description

    Dover, Kent.

    Aleks Wozniak, a Polish skier wants to cross the English Channel on snow skis, floating across under his own steam rather than being pulled by a boat. C/U Wozniak having his hands bandaged. Top Shot Aleks putting on his skis and gets into water at Dover Harbour. Aleks is handed his ski-sticks. Aleks pushes himself along in water using his sticks. M/S steamer moves through the Channel.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    35.03
    Media URN:
    2116
    Group:
    Colour pictorials
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    19/09/1955
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:01:10:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:04:21:00 / 01:05:31:00
    Canister:
    CP 038

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