• Short Summary

    Adventure holiday for boys on Drake's Island, Plymouth Sound.

  • Description

    Drake's Island, Plymouth Sound, Devon.

    Deserted gun emplacements on the Devon coastline. Shots of a cliff face. A group of young boys are here to get a "crack at hard work and the open air life". Various shots of them breaking up cement and clearing debris. It is an adventure holiday for these young men. One of the boys tries abseiling - looks very scary. Group of boys play a modified game of volleyball. Various shots of boys canoeing in Plymouth Sound. One of the boys practices capsizing.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    343.04
    Media URN:
    3889
    Group:
    Unissued / unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    04/11/1965
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:01:45:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:35:55:00 / 01:37:40:00
    Canister:
    CP 567

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