• Short Summary

    The first National Boat Show is held at London's Olympia.

  • Description

    Olympia, London.

    GV. First National boat show at Olympia. SV. Queen's water-men by Royal barge built by William III. SCU. Watermen by Royal barge. Watermen wearing Doggets coats and badges, H. Green and H. A. Barry. SCU. Royal barge. SV. & SCU. The 'Cowslip'. CU. Max Aitken, son of Lord Beaverbrook, and wife looking at the 'Cowslip'. SCU. & CU. Sea cadet looking at miniature of Prince Philip's 'Bluebottle'. SV. Royal Marines showing the first glass fibre motor boat. SCU. Royal Marine showing boat. CU. Marines in boat. GV. Crowds looking at exhibits.

    (Orig. Neg.) (Title scene G.)

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    495.33
    Media URN:
    30283
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    03/01/1955
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:41:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:52:44:00 / 01:53:25:00
    Canister:
    55/1

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