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  • Short Summary

    Radio controlled models of boats and aircraft on show at Southend.

  • Description

    Southend.

    Men checking frequency of transmitters at the start of radio controlled boat models enthusiasts meeting. CU. Checking boat. CU. Mr Lindsey controlling frequency meter. Checking voltage on receiver in boat, etc. Mr Rowe and Mr Williams checking action of rudder control from transmitter. CU. Rudder and arm. Working on models prior to competition. CU. Mechanics. CU. Electrical driven boat. CU. Controlling transmitter levers.

    Mr Nurthern, owner of radio controlled and petrol driven boat model called Ione. CU. Ione. LS. Pond. CU. Old sailor. CU. Children watching. Controlled boat passing through buoys.

    Men preparing model aircraft. Checking transmitter and receiver. CU. Rudder and elevator. LS. Wind sock fully extended. Man looking for aircraft through binoculars.

    (Orig.Neg.)

    Date found in the old record - 01/08/1953.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    3472.09
    Media URN:
    93480
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1953
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:05:07:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:25:08:00 / 01:30:15:00
    Canister:
    UN 2545 B

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