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  • Short Summary

    Footage of King Alfonso yacht racing on the 'Shamrock'. Scotland

  • Description

    King of Spain on the Clyde. Near Glasgow, Scotland.

    Boats and ships. King Alfonso XIII of Spain sails on Sir Thomas Lipton's yacht the Shamrock in a race on the Clyde. Several men climbing from one small boat to another; (King of Spain in light coloured suit). This boat heads off to take them to the Shamrock. Shot from another boat of the men on board the Shamrock as it passes. Some nice shots of the Shamrock and other boats w/ sails full; leaning; sparkling water; hills in distance; very scenic. Yachting; sailboat racing.

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    Film ID:
    2398.06
    Media URN:
    76363
    Group:
    Old negatives
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1920 - 1929
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:36:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:12:41:00 / 01:14:17:00
    Canister:
    ON 306 H

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