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  • Short Summary

    King George V and Queen Mary enjoy annual yachting holiday aboard Britannia.

  • Description

    Cowes, Isle of Wight.

    Title reads: "Cowes Regatta. The King enjoys the Annual Yachting holiday aboard Britannia".

    M/S of a yacht moored next to a large yacht (Britannia). King George V dressed in maritime uniform climbs aboard big yacht from smaller vessel. Various shots of the King walking about deck, he talks and shakes hands with a few of the crew. Point of view shot of yacht taken from another vessel. M/S of people on the deck of the ship; looks very relaxed, one man reads newspaper. Queen Mary perches awkwardly on box on deck, she chats to the King who leans against cabin door. Various shots of large yachts sailing near coast.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    542.07
    Media URN:
    26024
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    02/08/1926
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:50:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:14:27:00 / 01:16:17:00
    Canister:
    G 1316

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