• Short Summary

    Kaye Don attempts to gain the water speed record on Loch Lomond - in Miss England III.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Lock (sic) Lomond. Pluck and Perseverance! 'If at first you don't succeed' is Kaye Don's motto - and he means to get that record with Miss England III."

    Loch Lomond, Scotland.

    Long shots of the speed boat Miss England III speeding across the waters of Loch Lomond. The boat slows. The boat makes several attempts crossing backwards and forwards across the waters of the lake. Crowds are gathered on the bank to watch the progress of the boat as it tries to gain the water speed record. The boat is brought slowly towards the bank.

    The speedboat's driver Kaye Don says a few words to the camera. Given reasonable conditions he thinks they can succeed.

    (Natural sound track only - No commentary)

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    683.18
    Media URN:
    5150
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    11/07/1932
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:09:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:22:28:00 / 01:23:37:00
    Canister:
    32/55

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