• Short Summary

    Yacht racing off Cowes on the Isle of Wight - King George V is on board his yacht.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Isle of Wight. Truly .. Royal Cowes. as 'Britannia' with His Majesty on board, wins thrilling race against all the 'crack' boats, with sea, sky and sail making an entrancing picture of beauty and grace."

    Cowes, Isle of Wight.

    Shots alongside a large yacht (presumably 'Britannia') showing people including King George V standing on deck. Shots of different yachts at sea. Good shot showing men hauling on rope to raise sail.

    Small cannon fired from dock to start race.

    Row of sailing boats set out in a line at the start of a yachting race. More shots of yachts racing. Their sails are full of wind.

    (Natural sound track only - No commentary)

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    679.26
    Media URN:
    5087
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    04/08/1932
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:00:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:36:07:00 / 01:38:07:00
    Canister:
    32/62

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