• Short Summary

    Two men crossed the Atlantic in rowing boat 'English Rose III.

  • Description

    Tralee, County Kerry, Ireland.

    GV. Rowing boat 'English Rose III' on the beach surrounded by people at Tralee after successfully crossing the Atlantic. SCU. Boat surrounded by people. SCU. Interior, man points to the little plaque inside the boat. CU. Plaque 'Oh God the sea is so great and my boat is so small.' CU. Small compass. SCU. Man pulling barnacles from the side of the boat. CU. Name 'English Rose.' GV. The boat, on a lorry outside hotel surrounded by crowd of people. SCU. Two men, Captain John Ridgway and Sergeant Chay Blyth, with their wives climb up onto lorry beside boat. LV. Men and their wives standing by boat surrounded by crowd of people, & SV.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2003.21
    Media URN:
    55803
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    08/09/1966
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:52:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:43:11:00 / 01:44:03:00
    Canister:
    66/72

Comments (1)

  1. Michael Muldoon says

    The location of Tralee County Kerry is incorrect. This boat landed at Kilronan on the Aran islands.

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