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  • Short Summary

    Commander Houghton and his crew onboard the Neith, a yacht which crossed the Atlantic in 25 days.

  • Description

    Item title reads - Record Yacht Trip. Commander Houghton - sailing 13 ton yacht Neith crosses Atlantic in 25 days. Burnham-on-Crouch, Essex.

    L/S of three men on deck with Commander Houghton who does various arm signals to the camera. C/U of the Commander at the steering wheel smoking a pipe. M/S of him with four young men on deck.

    Intertitle - '"Sambo" Jordan - the coloured cook braved the voyage.'

    M/S as he pretends to ladle something into a pot, he smiles.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    240.32
    Media URN:
    22432
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    15/08/1921
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:33:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:33:23:00 / 01:33:56:00
    Canister:
    G 798

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