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  • Short Summary

    Boats in the Torquay Regatta. Devon.

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    Torquay Regatta, Devon.

    MS's boats in harbour. CU sailors on deck beside rail. Ropes; chains on pulleys attached to rail; stretching up at angle. Sailor prepares to fire small gun mounted on rail. He waits holding string; finally pulls it and gun fires. MS motorboat pulling a water-skier.

    Tracking shot from boat of the man standing on board in boat's wake. He lets go and rides with no hands. He attempts to do handstand then falls off in water. Back on the board he sits down cross-legged. CU man in water holding onto board, he climbs back on. CU's various types of boats.

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    Film ID:
    2344.26
    Media URN:
    75239
    Group:
    Old negatives
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    1910 - 1930
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:04:26:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:48:52:00 / 01:53:18:00
    Canister:
    ON 223 G

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