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  • Short Summary

    New type of launch, skydro-foil, based on stabilisers and air cushion system.

  • Description

    Poole, Dorset.

    Skydrofoil making its way across Poole Harbour. As it nears the camera the bow is seen to lift out of the water onto the "Ski Stabiliser". Various shots of designer Brian Grimstor at controls of the boat. CU. Looking down from bow of boat at "Ski Stabiliser" at work. GV. Poole harbour with launch containing press watching the demonstration. Various shots of boat on demonstration. MS. & CU. Designer demonstrating the working of the "Ski Stabiliser" to press. He is on shore and showing the part to several people and into camera. Brian Grimstor returns to boat.

    (Orig. Neg.)

    Date found in the old record - 07/11/1961.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2605.01
    Media URN:
    70063
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1961
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:04:07:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:00:01:00 / 01:04:08:00
    Canister:
    UN 3553 A

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