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  • Short Summary

    Kaye Don tests out his boat 'Crescendo' in Southampton Harbour.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Southampton. Getting his hand & eye ... in! Kaye Don - famous Racing motorist - in training for attempt on late Sir Henry Segrave's record - makes first trip in fastest singled engined boat in the World."

    Southampton, Hampshire.

    Various shots of Kaye Don sitting in his moored speed boat 'Crescendo'. The boat speeds off across Southampton Docks. The boat makes several passes at speed around the Harbour.

    N.B. This film looks a little scratched and possibly is beginning to decay.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    755.02
    Media URN:
    8228
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    18/12/1930
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:43:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:01:09:00 / 01:02:52:00
    Canister:
    30/58

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