• Short Summary

    One of the most picturesque events of the summer season draws entrants from all over Devon.

  • Description

    Torquay Regatta, Torquay, Devon.

    GV. Torquay Harbour and town (title super over). LV. Yachts lining quayside. SV. Yacht masts, pan down to crowd. CU. Yachtsman attending to sails. GV. Yachts putting to sea. CU. Pan, yacht passing on way to start. GV. Yachts lined for start of Sir William Burton Cup. SCU. Starting cannon being fired. LV. Yachts racing towards first marker buoy. SV. Pan, yachtsman laying over side of boat. SV. Yachts racing around first marker buoy. SV. Yachtsman clambering aboard capsized craft. GV. Pan, race in progress. SV. Pan, racing through choppy water. SV. Yachtsmen laying over side of craft. SV. Boats rounding last marker buoy. SV. Yachts racing towards finish. Race won by Witchcraft owned by Dr Stevenson. GV. Yachts finishing race.

    (Neg.) (Title Scene "E")

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    114.52
    Media URN:
    28792
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    07/09/1953
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:14:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:58:52:00 / 02:00:06:00
    Canister:
    53/68

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