• Short Summary

    The world's biggest Catamaran, the 30 ton Tsulamaran, is prepared for launch at Canvey Island in Essex.

  • Description

    Canvey Island, Essex.

    Two young men pull a lever to propel the world's biggest Catamaran, the Tsulamaran, up rails ready to be launched. Various shots of the 30 ton twin-hulled boat which has ten cabins and bathrooms, men prepare it for launch by adding life belts and fine tuning the engines. M/S of two men drinking wine in one of the rooms while others propel the boat up the hill. When this is done a woman breaks a champagne bottle on the side and it slides into the sea, various shots of it in the water.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    369.09
    Media URN:
    3997
    Group:
    Colour pictorials
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    07/07/1966
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:01:19:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:42:36:00 / 01:43:55:00
    Canister:
    CP 602

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