• Short Summary

    A canal craft rally in Market Harborough and a man plans to sail to the US to find work.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Market Harborough. Small Boats - Big Occasions"

    Market Harborough, Leicestershire.

    GV Boats assembled in canal basin of Market Harborough. SV Stern of boat. CU Stern of boat showing painted panel. MV Mr Peter Scott's boat. CU Plaque on Peter Scott's boat. SV Scott and others seated on roof of boat. CU Scott and Jane Howard. SV Travel shot boats moored alongside canal. SV Pan to back view Commander and Mrs Brooks from Lowestoft sailing along in their duck punt. SV Towards travel shot narrow boat moored alongside. GV Interior Dr K Shallcross Dickenson and wife reading in sitting room of narrow boat. SV Dr Shallcross. SV Towards boat making way to rally. SV Rushes and lilies at side of canal. SV Children aboard narrow boat going for sail. SV Elevated narrow boats congregated at Market Harborough for canal craft rally.

    Waltham Town Lock, Hertfordshire. A man plans to sail at 20 foot long boat to American to find work.

    SV Mr Herbert Horace Slack's boat moving along waterway. CU 'HHS' on side of boat pan to Slack. CU Slack. SV Pan down interior of cabin. SV Boat leaving lock. LV Back view boat going down river.

    (Orig. Neg.)

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1484.27
    Media URN:
    48459
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    21/08/1950
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:15:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:46:15:00 / 01:47:30:00
    Canister:
    50/67

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