• Short Summary

    The Round The Island yachting race from the Isle of Wight.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Isle of Wight. Sails Up - And Racing."

    Cowes, Isle of Wight, Hampshire.

    Aerial views of over 300 yachts leaving port on the Round The Island Race.

    Various shots of yachts and dinghies sailing in race. (One of the yachts - Roundabout - which finally won is owned by Sir Max Aitken). Aerials and sea level shots of this exciting sailing race.

    VS of the Island Sailing Club. Sir Max Aitken is presented with Gold Cup from Mrs Lang. Charles Nicholson, designers of the third placed yacht pours champagne into Sir Max's Gold Cup. Sir Max takes a drink.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1799.04
    Media URN:
    33245
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    30/06/1966
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:02:51:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:04:33:00 / 01:07:24:00
    Canister:
    66/52

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