• Short Summary

    Beautiful vessels set out in the Tall Ships Sailing Race from Plymouth to Lisbon.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Tall Ships Set Out - Technicolor".

    Plymouth, Devon. Tall ships sailing race from Plymouth to Lisbon.

    GV Plymouth Hoe. Various shots of tall masted sailing ships tied up - including Hoshi (Commanded by Miss Judy Russell), Tawau, Etoile, Belle-Poule the Danmark.

    CU Statue of Sir Francis Drake.

    VS of the ships setting sail. Various shots of sailors hoisting sails on ships. Another ship the Merlin is seen. Shots of The Bloodhound (owned by Queen Elizabeth II and Prince Philip) with Commander Fairbank.

    Various shots of these beautiful sailing ships on their way out to sea. Shots of food being prepared and eating in the galley of Bloodhound. Good shots on board Bloodhound as she speeds away.

  • Tags

  • Data

    Film ID:
    1761.01
    Media URN:
    54477
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    28/05/1964
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:03:48:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:00:18:00 / 01:04:06:00
    Canister:
    64/44

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