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  • Short Summary

    Outboard motor boat racing across the English Channel, Dover, Kent.

  • Description

    Motor boat racing, Dover, Kent.

    Full titles read: "CROSS - CHANNEL OUT-BOARD RACE FIASCO ! - Of 25 starters only two get to Calais - others broke down or were lost. Fortunately no lives were lost."

    L/S's of the competitors on Dover beach with their small speed boats. L/S's of the numerous boats speeding across the water. L/S of smoke pouring from the engine of one of the boats as it is rescued by a larger vessel.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    792.19
    Media URN:
    35865
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    13/06/1929
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:33:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:39:21:00 / 01:40:54:00
    Canister:
    G 1615

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