• Short Summary

    Yachts prepare for the start of the Newport to Bermuda race.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Atlantic Ocean. Three Tough Days".

    Newport, Rhode Island, United States of America (USA).

    GV Yachts tied up in Newport preparing for the Newport to Bermuda race, a distance of 635 miles.

    SV Yachts tied up in Newport harbour.

    CU Top of mast of one of the yachts, pan down to show man sitting in cradle adjusting the ropes.

    SV Two of the yachts tied up in the harbour with men on decks.

    SV Yacht passing camera on its way out to the start with men waving from the deck.

    CU Man looking through binoculars.

    GV Yachts lined up for the start, they start to sail past camera.

    GV Two yachts coming head on towards camera.

    General air view of the yachts under way.

    SV Two yachts struggling in heavy seas.

    (F.G.) (Orig. B)

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1533.09
    Media URN:
    49448
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    23/06/1958
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:12:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:25:31:00 / 01:26:43:00
    Canister:
    58/50

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