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  • Short Summary

    Pleasure cruises and swimming with showgirls - a Turn of the Century day at the beach.

  • Description

    Unused / unissued material - location and dates unclear or unknown.

    Full title reads: "Let us now take a trip to the Seaside ..."

    VS Paddle steamer 'Victoria' at jetty and passengers disembarking from ship. They walk down a long gangplank to the beach.

    Intertitle reads: "... where the fashionable world is gathered".

    VS Beach with rowing boats, bathing machines and crowds of bathers.

    MS girls getting out of bathing machines wearing swimming costumes.

    Intertitle reads: "These Daly's Show Girls form a pretty picture of gold diggers of the Middle Ages".

    VS Daly's showgirls run from bathing machine across the beach and into the sea. A few other people are paddling in the waves. After bathing they sit in line along edge of rowing boat.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1674.05
    Media URN:
    60408
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    1898
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:51:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:18:49:00 / 01:21:40:00
    Canister:
    UN 1 A (E)

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