• Short Summary

    John Cobb's new jet-speed boat 'Crusader' enters the water at Loch Ness for her trials.

  • Description

    Racing Motorist John Cobb's 'Crusader' at Drumnadrochit, Loch Ness, Scotland.

    Cobb plans to attempt the World Water Speed Record.

    GV. John Cobb's boat waiting to be off loaded from lorry (Super Title.) & SV. Side view John Cobb and George Eyston standing alongside boat. SV. John Cobb and George Eyston (Himself a former speed ace)

    LS. Boat being swung from lorry to water's edge & SCU. SCU. Boat being lowered and showing floats. SV. Group of people watching from bank. STV. Boat being lowered into water. SCU. Float in water.

    CU. Rear of boat showing jet. CU. Rear of boat showing jet. SCU. of John Cobb. GV. of Loch Ness.

    (Mute Neg.) (Title Scene "L")

    N.B. Some sel originals for this are stored in 52/71 D.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    26.64
    Media URN:
    27431
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    04/09/1952
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:50:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:48:50:00 / 01:49:40:00
    Canister:
    52/72

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