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  • Short Summary

    Philip Turner tries out his motorboat 'Tobasco'.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Off Cowes. To win the only Speed Title we do not possess! Good Luck to Mr Philip Turner & his outboard motor boat 'Tobasco' - in forthcoming attempt to win coveted honour from Italy."

    Off Cowes, Isle of Wight, Hampshire.

    Mr Turner climbs from a rowing boat with his crew into a small speedboat / motorboat with an outboard motor.

    Closer shot of Mr Turner in his boat. He appears to be chatting to the camera.

    Various shots of the boat 'Tobasco' speeding across the water.

    N.B. Tobasco might possibly be spelt Tabasco.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    749.29
    Media URN:
    7956
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    15/12/1930
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:29:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:54:05:00 / 01:55:34:00
    Canister:
    30/57

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