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  • Short Summary

    Thomas Lipton's yacht "Shamrock IV" wins first race for the Cup. Off Sandy Hook, America (USA, U.S.A.).

  • Description

    Item title reads - The first race for the Cup. First honours to "Shamrock IV" - the defender having to give up. Off Sandy Hook, America (USA, U.S.A.).

    L/S of the yachts in the distance sailing along M/S of two yachts filmed from an aeroplane above, M/S of "Shamrock IV" (?). M/S of two yachts close to each other. M/S of "Shamrock IV" (?) sailing past another boat. M/S of the yacht filmed from a boat alongside. M/S of the owner, Thomas Lipton, shaking hands men and ladies on the quay. M/S as he stands with the group behind a big horseshoe made from flowers.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    218.03
    Media URN:
    21893
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    29/07/1920
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:50:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:03:21:00 / 01:05:11:00
    Canister:
    G 689

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