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  • Short Summary

    Many shots of the yachts during Cowes Week on the Isle of Wight, King George V takes part on "Britannia".

  • Description

    The Glory of "Cowes" . Sea, sky and sail, paint an entrancingly beautiful scene - unequalled in the world. Isle of Wight.

    Intertitle - 'One day....windy and wet. (Note the King in oilskins on board "Britannia".)'

    Various shots of the yachts on the water sailing slowly, the sea is calm.

    Intertitle - 'Becalmed!....'

    Various shots of the yachts gliding along. M/S as people watch from the shore. L/S of the yachts and other ships in the sea. Various shots of King George V and others on the "Britannia". Various shots of the yachts, people run about pulling the sails on them.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    240.21
    Media URN:
    22421
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    04/08/1921
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:03:00:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:19:14:00 / 01:22:14:00
    Canister:
    G 795

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