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    Italian Petroni wins the Cowes to Torquay power boat race.

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    Cowes to Torquay, English Channel.

    GV. The power boats on their way after the start of the Cowes to Torqyay race at Cowes, Isle of Wight, & AV. SV. Two of the boats speeding. GV. The boats racing. GV. Two boats. SV. Boat No 88 "Blue Moppie" which finishes second. GV. The Needles. AV. Boats going around the Needles. AV. One of the boats. AV. Boat heading for the Needles, he goes into the lighthouse rock and is out of the race. AV. Boats racing. GV. Two boats. SV. Boat No 33 "Damian III" GV. Two of the boats. AV. Two boats coming towards camera. SV. Boat No 12 "Monaco Meteor" GV. Boat No 47 "San Savino". AV. Boat coming towards camera. GV. Quay at Torquay. GV. The first boat home, No 16 "A Speranziella" driven by Attilio Petroni. SV. Crowd. GV. The winning boat alongside the quay at Torquay, Devon, & SV. GV. The 2nd and 3rd boats coming in they are No's. 88 "Blue Moppie" and 1 "Tramontana II" GV.Blue Moppie boat finishing. SV. Cameramen. SV. Crews of the second and third boat congratulating Attilio Petroni, he is second from left. CU. Petroni, the winner.

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    Film ID:
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    Pathe newsreels
    British Pathé
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    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:07:40:00 / 01:09:20:00

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