• Short Summary

    Motor boat racing on the Neapean River in Australia.

  • Description

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

    Power boat racing. Neapean River, Australia.

    LS Elevated speedboats passing beneath. LS Two speedboats fighting it out for the lead MS Vessel turning. LS Speedboat on straight run. Pan with boats. MS 'JOY C' at speed. Boat turns followed by another. MS Speedboat. MS 'Lady Lola' at speed and turning. MS 'Fast life' at speed. LS Three boats in action. Boats with crowds watching from river bank.

    MS Starting post with officials. LS 'Peggy' starting from post followed by 'Fast life' who overtakes 'Peggy' at bend. Peggy begins to overtake and passes 'Fast Life'. LS Boat travelling at speed. MS Two boats. CU Skipper of one of the boats. MS Miss Mexico. LS Boats. LS Boats and crowds on river bank.

    Cataloguer's note: item has Australian commentary.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2266.11
    Media URN:
    65194
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    1949
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:07:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:49:59:00 / 01:52:06:00
    Canister:
    UN 2086 D

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